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“The Polemic of the Jews”

“I’ve got no interest in the polemic of the Jews,” a colleague once told me on reading The Finkler Question. And I wasn’t surprised. Because all my surprise had been used up years back at Uni when I asked a friend about her literature and religion course. 446 more words

Books

Are you a Jew, too?

Beginning of a cute story:

I learned a new term from my sponsoring rabbi the other day: bageling.

Now Urban Dictionary has MANY different definitions for this term, feel free to see a bit more about this… 809 more words

Senate passes ‘dumb and dangerous’ bill

Dec 05,2016 – JORDAN TIMES – James J. Zogby

This week, without debate or an actual vote, the US Senate stealthily passed a disturbing and dangerous piece of legislation introduced by senators Tim Scott (R-SC) and Bob Casey (D-PA). 532 more words

Americas

Origins

I’m a second generation Filipino Chinese. I came to Canada from a Manila when j was 16. Baptized Catholic and also went to Buddhist temples and school. 786 more words

Merry Christmas 5th.

It’s a new day which means new theme. Today is Monday Christmas 5th. Since Monday isn’t exactly a funday I thought I would start it off with with a festive fun fact. 65 more words

#christmas

Blogmas 2016 - A Difference Of Opinion

Day 5

     

When I was growing up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, my BFF was Sherry Laiman. We were friends from ages four until we left when I was seven. 399 more words

Life