Monthly Archives: August 2013

“Who is Asher Lev?”

Last night we saw “My Name is Asher Lev” at the off Broadway Westside Theatre Upstairs.  The play was beautifully scripted and acted, and raises critical questions about the conflict created when the personal calling of a member of an orthodox … Continue reading

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Why do they hate Hollywood? 42, Elysium, and now, Lee Daniels’ The Butler, must drive them wild!

They hate because they are enraged by the good! They know that they are in the wrong, not just before decent people who stand for what’s really right, but before God! How enraging it must be to know that the … Continue reading

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Leviticus and Deuteronomy in Action by Union Carbide at their World Headquarters in New York City!

Once upon a time when my office was in the Union Carbide building in NYC there was a large rectangular shallow pool that people threw coins into. For whatever reason, and it would be nice if the reason was respect for … Continue reading

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“Lunch Pail” and Angry Republicans: If You’re Unwilling to Vote for Democrats – You’re Out of Luck!

Unfortunately, I am afraid that a vast proportion of these Lunch Pail Republicans will fail to support the Democratic Party, which truly avows to and actually does support labor. They will not only stay home on Election Day to withhold … Continue reading

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Elysium is an endorsement of Obamacare.

Even better than that, but to say more would give away too much. Support Obamacare!  See Elysium!  Support Obamacare!

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When rubbish is spoken about someone else’s religion? What to do.

My son told me that last Saturday in Torah study a participant made a stupid and ignorant remark about Christianity. My son didn’t say what it was, only that he considered walking out, but did not. My immediate response was … Continue reading

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The Republican Platform-SIZE DOES MATTER! The GOP VIAGRA?

Originally posted on YAHOO THOM:
The Republican Platform and the American Middle Class-Part 2 (Small Business and Entrepreneurship) This is the second installment of my dissection of the 2012 Republican Platform.  I am going to review each section to see…

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