Playing to Win Exclusive interview by Yisroel Besser, New YorkJust three months ago, as the presidential primary season got underway, the burning question was whether Donald Trump could capitalize on his popularity in the polls and translate that into votes. Ten million votes and victories in 25 states later, the real estate mogul and television celebrity is on the verge of closing the biggest deal he has ever bargained for.
Rest in Peace
Vered Stein | Wednesday, May 04, 2016
It began during the Yom Kippur War, when Reb Moshe Speigel was appointed by the military rabbinate to identify casualties who’d been injured beyond recognition. Ever since, he’s made caring for lonely niftarim — the beggars, indigents, and anonymous sufferers who have no one else in the world to tend to their final needs and no one to mourn them — a mission for life.
Your Shadchan’s Wish List
RC Steif | Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Looking at the numbers, it’s true what they say — that there really aren’t enough shadchanim to go around; but could it be that at the same time you’re unwittingly sabotaging your children’s options?
In a discussion with four top-line shadchanim, these 21st-century matchmakers provide tips, insights, and advice to make the process smoother.
Yes, My Babies Sleep 12 Hours a Night
Michal Frischman Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Skeptical? According to one mom, you can say goodbye (or good night) to sleepless nights with this easy training method.
Sharona Massil-Galsurkar Wednesday, May 04, 2016
The Himalayas have always fascinated my husband Sharon, and we live in the ancient Jewish community in India, which shares a border with Nepal. So when vacation season approached last year, Sharon and I decided to travel to Nepal with our three daughters. We’d bask in the wonders of the natural world and be awed by the mountains, majestic and cruel in their beauty.
Marvel of the Month: Fantastic Fungus
Yaakov Lubin Wednesday, May 04, 2016
What do you think is the largest living thing on earth? You might guess a blue whale or a giant redwood tree, but you’d be wrong. The biggest thing in the world is… a huge fungus.
R. Atkins Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Fishel and Faivish Friedman had left the front door of their house open — yet again. Mrs. Friedman had warned them countless times to close it behind them, but her words seemed to go in one ear and out the other.
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