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Cars on Cables

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

Up, up and away we go! Few things can compare with the thrill and beautiful view of a cable car ride. Let’s take a look at cable cars around the world.

 

Junior Trivia

Yael Mermelstein

Where Did That Expression Come From? Loose Lips Sink Ships: Unguarded talk can give away dangerous information. During World War II, the US Office of War Information came up with a number of slogans including this one to help people realize that talking about the war effort could lead to the death of soldiers.

 

Adventure with My Gran

Tova Teitelbaum

A month before my 12th birthday Grandma says to me: “I’ll be going to Israel soon; would you like to come with me?” It takes about seven seconds for this information to sink in. Then I start jumping up and down with excitement. “Grandma, I thought you had forgotten my bat mitzvah!”

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Declaring Bankruptcy
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Something from Nothing
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The Business Trip
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Sometimes business trips aren’t strictly business
Death and Taxes
Jacob L. Freedman Aliyah ups, downs, and all-arounds
Perspective Shift
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Single, female, Orthodox, adult: not an oxymoron
Mission with Ambition
Faigy Peritzman The way you see her is what she will become
Drop the Nagging
Sarah Chana Radcliffe You can gain cooperation, but not by nagging
Trying Our Patience
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Savlanus isn’t just patience, it’s endurance
Redeeming Factor
Shoshana Itzkowitz “When was the last time we ate a meal behind the dryer?”