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  • Google Job Opportunities

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  • same sex announcements

    The Detroit Jewish News has decided to publish announcements for same-sex couples. Upon hearing this, local resident Ida Finkle immediately called the newspaper to announce...

  • Madonna sighting

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  • Abu Chomsky

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  • Michelangelo’s David is 500 Years Old

    Florence, Italy is marking the 500th anniversary of the unveiling of Michelangelo’s famed statue of David today. It was exactly 500 years ago today that...

  • Sergeant Pfeffer’s Lonely Hearts Club Blog

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  • Celebrating 350 Years of Jewish America

    Today was the first day of the New York Jewish Music and Heritage Festival. Taking place from September 7-14, the byline reads A one-week cultural...

  • This is real…

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  • Passion sells like hotcakes!

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  • Organized Crime in Israel

    No wonder everyone in Israel is so nice to me… Haaretz reports on the recent return to Israel from Prague of alleged underworld kingpin Assi...

  • What shall we call this post about how the organized Jewish community has failed us?

    So I was perusing Jewschool, as I often do when I am procrastinating, and I came across an interesting post (imagine that!). The blog post,...