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Around the World in Eight Weeks: Amusement Parks

By Rochel Burstyn

People love having a good time and amusement parks sure give that to you. Some of these amusement parks are famous for being old, some are famous for their gut-sinking roller coasters, but all of them are famous for being good fun!

 

Spotlight: We’re Quads!

Miriam Walfish

I said to her, “Mommy had a baby boy.” Then I paused and said, “Mommy had a baby girl.” I paused again. Then I said, “Mommy had a baby boy.” I paused one more time and said, “Mommy had a baby boy.”

 

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Rabbi Nachman and Miriam Zakon

Who was a great Sephardic rabbi and also a famous doctor? Don’t know? He lived in Egypt. Still don’t know??? Relax and listen to Zeidy Zakon tell you all about Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon, known as the Rambam.

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