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Knee Jerks

The National Football League was once known to represent the game of football, supported by flag-bearing, beer-hauling, cigar-chomping, barbecue-loving, pickup-driving, all-American macho fans across...

How Pirates Proliferated The Spread Of Torah Centers

For centuries, the great Torah academies of Bavel (Babylonia), the birthplace of the Talmud, were the center of Jewish life. Although numerous Jewish communities...

Don’t Fall For It!

A friend related that this year, aside from his other “kabalos” (spiritual New Year resolutions), he has also accepted upon himself not to get...

Believing And Not Believing

“And Noach, his sons, and his wife came with him because of the waters of the flood.” – B’reishis 7:7 ***** Hashem told Noach that his entire...

G-d ‘Changes’ His Mind Not everything works out the first...

“…I will blot out Man…for I have reconsidered My having made them.” (Beresheet 6:7) The Creation ended in failure. The beautiful dreams that G-d had envisioned...

Tough Times In America

The devastating wildfires in California have caused at least 40 deaths as of Sunday, October 15, and this number may very well rise because...

Different Rules

A Trump supporter opined to me that if Hillary Clinton had been elected president, the controversy involving Harvey Weinstein would never have seen the...

October 15 – 21

It is said that those who do not know their history are condemned to repeat it. One area that often gets overlooked when one...

In-Ark Counsel

In Parshas Noach (6:14), Hashem instructs Noach to make an ark out of gopher-wood. According to Rabbi Zecharia Wallerstein, there were 120 years between...

Oh, Baby!

I spoke about it, wrote about it, and knew it was happening – yet nobody believed me. I had said many times that the...