Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Misc

Pigs in Prison

17:18 07 May in Latest, Misc, Politics
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By Jeremy Gillick Just one week after Egypt began slaughtering its 300,000-strong pig population, Reuters reported that Afghanistan has imprisoned its only known pig. Afghanistan's only known pig has been locked in a room, away from visitors to Kabul zoo where it normally grazes beside deer and...

This Week's Links: Is it Summer yet? Edition

18:16 20 November in Latest, Misc
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By Benjamin Schuman-Stoler [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs6LTIQHo04] SPAM is back! [CBC Radio One (scroll down)] A nice summary of the basic problems and solutions related to bringing kids to synagogue. [Three Jews Four Opinions] "AJC extended today congratulations to Cem Özdemir, the newly elected co-leader of the Green Party in Germany. Özdemir...

Heavy Breathing in Ashkelon

11:21 07 October in Latest, Misc
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Not every activist in and around Israel is focused on questions of religion or military hegemony. Some are concerned with a different sort of power: the kind that comes from coal. From a ship in the Mediterranean to a protester scaling a government ministry building in...

This Week's Links

16:04 25 September in Culture, Latest, Misc, Politics
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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Svdpy4MtPQ] Sir Paul McCartney is soooo the man. He's bringing "a message of peace" to Israel. [JPost] This is definitely not kosher: Charedi men were caught sneaking to computer labs late at night and looking at porn. [Ynet via Geek Heeb] Getting tired of Ahmadinejad talk yet? Too...