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All posts tagged "Israel"

  • Taglit-birthright israel’s Israelity Tour Hits the City of Angels

    Aw yeah. Fun night. Got to see a few friends I hadn’t seen in a bit while enjoying the musical stylings of the Taglit-birthright israel...

  • 20 Million Views! Mazal Tov Tasha and Dishka!

    When we first featured them, the two gals from Ramle had already scored over 10 million visits. Today they hit 20 million visits proving that...

  • Worst. Genocide. Ever.

    I was reading about the selection of Israel as guest of honor at this spring’s International Book Fair in Turin and how that got all...

  • Neato Tiny Projector! Thanks Israel!

    Imagine you had a tiny projector that you could attach to your cell phone, digicam, iPod whatever. How cool would that be? Well, thanks to...

  • Roasting Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

    My schtick around here typically centers around Jewish books. But when I saw this article in the Onion, I couldn’t resist venturing away from my...

  • Going Green @ Jewlicious Festival

    Since the very first Jewlicious Festival in 2005, we have discussed Judaism and the environment. We’ve highlighted “greenkeit” from recycling in Jerusalem to ecology and...

  • From Jerusalem to New York

    Dear New York, First of all I wanted to congratulate you on the miraculous victory of the New York Giants over the New England Patriots...

  • Erykah Badu: Yeah she’s a twit…

    …but at least she’s entertaining! Erykah Badu’s recent visit to Israel began inauspiciously last Thursday when she told reporters and Israeli fans that she identified...

  • A Storm of Snow and Moguls…

    This is what I woke up to yesterday morning. Winter in Jerusalem is already difficult enough but when you add snow to the mix, oy…...

  • Harley Davidson in Israel

    I did a clip for Israel21c on Harley Davidson aficionados in Israel. That was fun. You know what else is fun? Israel21c’s new Web site...

  • Don’t read my lips

    Haaretz reports that any and all forms of Jewish prayer are forbidden on the Temple Mount. Not even moving your lips. It may provoke the...

  • Yiddish Theater: A Love Story – The New Film by Dan Katzir

    I met Dan Katzir (as in Ephraim Katzir, the fourth President of Israel) shortly after I made Aliyah in 2005. I was just a bushy-tailed,...

  • Hanukkah 2007: Day 1, Jerusalem

    Left: Nice new Menorah at the Kotel. Looks familiar? It used to be part of a synagogue in Gush Katif… Right: Hanukkah is… the festival...

  • A Thing that Made Muffti Go Hmmmn…

    Here’s a smattering of estimates that may make you quake in your boots next time you try to believe the latest intelligence as given by...

  • “Bush is very ugly!”

    “Abbas is very ugly! Olmert is very ugly! Hanniyeh is good!” A local shared these words of wisdom with me on a recent trip to...