Remember when we were younger taste the rainbow had to do with skittles and sometimes fruity pebbles? Well as we grow up we’re told to taste the rainbow in a whole new way. 416 more words
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L. A. Marzulli
Malaysia Politician Slammed For Suggesting Flight MH370 Disappeared Into A “New Bermuda Triangle”
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I gave up wheat for Lent. I’m Jewish.
Genesis tells us that on the second day, G-d divided the water (ha-mayim) and placed a division between “the water below” and “the water above.” The “water below” continued to be called “mayim” — which to this day remains the Hebrew word for “water” — and the “water above” was called “shamayim” — which forevermore became the Hebrew word for both “sky” and “heaven.” The division between those waters is the space in which we land-dwelling creatures exist. 75 more words
Henry Anflick was my mother’s paternal grandfather. Piecing together his early family history has been a conundrum. It may be time to call in the professionals to whisk me away, … 909 more words
The deputy head of Egypt’s dwindling Jewish community has been buried.