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Entries from November 2010

IS HASIDIM BAD FOR US?

November 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment

  IS  HASIDIM BAD?  Recently I have been closer to the hasidic community in Boro Park Brooklyn. Being I am from the sephardic community I had few relationships and exchanges with hasidim except for the visiting rabbis to our shuls.I read in the Israel  internet news  how evil and demanding and rude the hasidim are. I [...]

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Tags: Commentary & Opinion · JEWISH LOVE · Jewish World & History · Missionary attacks · Parasha & Religion

UPDATE: THANKSGIVING according to ‘R’ Fienstien and Soloveitchik? and more stories RABBI NACHMAN OF BREZTLOV:by Rabbi Yisroel Hakohane ..and other stories

November 13th, 2010 · 1 Comment

 the eminent Rabbis Feinstein and Soloveitchik   Rabbi Feinstein reinforces his understanding that Thanksgiving is not a religious holiday in a responsum published in 1980. He states: “On the issue of joining with those who think that Thanksgiving is like a holiday to eat a meal: Since it is clear that according to their religious law [...]

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Tags: Commentary & Opinion · JEWISH LOVE · Jewish World & History · Missionary attacks · Parasha & Religion

ISRAEL, a country that still doesn’t get what’s going on.”

November 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The folks who produced “We Con the World,” a satire on the terrorist flotilla clash, now have come up with “a story ‘bout a country that still doesn’t get what’s going on.” The latest YouTube posting from Latma, an Israeli group that produces political satire and which was created to mock what the members view [...]

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Tags: Commentary & Opinion · Humor & useless stuff · JEWISH LOVE · Jewish World & History · Missionary attacks · Parasha & Religion

Photos stored in camera for sixty eight years

November 7th, 2010 · No Comments

Isn’t it amazing how a film could last so long in a camera without disintegrating? Fantastic photos taken 68 years ago. Some of you will have to go to a museum to see what a Brownie camera looked like? Here is a simple picture of what we are talking about. . . These photos are [...]

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Tags: Jewish World & History