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the shutdown - in pop culture

I think Vera needs to blog about the Shutdown. And I dare her to do it WITHOUT linking to the relevant West Wing scenes…

Wait – you know what? 648 more words

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More Sorkin - we approve

Last summer, Vera and I got exceedingly excited when the Internet brought us the “Sorkinism Supercut” clip on youtube.

Now the same man, Mr. 58 more words

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What Hillary Clinton and I have in common

It’s those little things that make me smile… Outgoing Secretary of State Clinton and I make similar doodles. This article is from September 2012, but I feel it must still be shared with the world. 41 more words

Women In Politics

oh, liberal arts

Being sick with pneumonia means amongst other things eating a ridiculous amount of chicken soup (and realising how blessed you are to have friends taking care of you in your hour of need) and watching a LOT of movies. 177 more words

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From all of us, to all of you - A Very Merry Xmas!

Vera and I are wishing all of you celebrating Christmas a most merry and wonderful holiday.

And what better way than with music? Here in Israel, December is not marked by the Western (and Christian-cultured) over-dose of decorations and songs on the radio. 268 more words

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More M...

Remember how much M3 (the Judi Dench M of the James Bond universe) is loved by the Ladies at the Gates of the City?

We are currently contemplating getting a t-shirt like this shipped over (and by “we” I mean, Sophia. 49 more words

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Chanukkah Sameach from the Ladies of the Gates

Seasonal greetings, part 1:

Happy Hanukkah

(nope, there is no good way of spelling חנוכה) to those of you lighting candles these days!

Chanukkah is about…

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