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Fishy Business

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Hi there, nice to meet you all! My name’s Jimmy McDonald, and I work as a fisherman on a big trawler in the North Sea. Thought you might like a peep into the life of a fisherman …

 

Follow Our Leaders: Rabi Akiva

Rabbi Nachman and Miriam Zakon

Who lived through magnificent times, but also times of destruction, and a Jewish revolution against the mighty Roman Empire? Don’t know? Listen to Zeidy Zakon tell you about Rabi Akiva

 

An Adventure in Tiveria

Tova Teitelbaum

Traveling with Grandma Micki is always an adventure. Remember how we found the family candelabra in Austria? When Grandma Micki says: “Let’s go to Tiveria for a few days,” I enthusiastically agree.



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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”