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Friday Fragments

I witnessed a couple of interesting things this morning on my ride in to work: I saw a dad driving a car packed to the gills with children to what I have to imagine is school.  He seemed perfectly nonplussed … Continue reading

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Baby’s First Chanukah

Tonight, December 1, 2010 (or, on the Jewish calendar – 24th of Kislev, 5771) marks the first night of Chanukah. The rabbinic (aka non-biblical) holiday celebrating the re-dedication of the Temple after reclaiming it from Antiochus and the Syrian Empire, … Continue reading

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