This week's parsha is Aharay Mot and Kedoshim, Leviticus chapters 16 to 20. During leap years, it is split into two parshas, but this year is not a leap year so the two parshas are read together. ...
It was only a two-minute drive between the police station and where Freddie Gray was arrested. Why, then, did it take 30 minutes?
So many egregious ...
It took less than a day for the Nazis to find us.
We knew they were coming, but as the lone gentile in this group, I had no idea how quickly or how viciously they'd retaliate. I was quick to find ...
My father scared the hell out of me the other day. He appeared like a little elderly ninja. Poof.
Most times I hear him before I see him. I hear a familiar hesitant shuffling. I hear him moving ...
Originally posted at Eclectablog .
My Eclectablog post yesterday (" Anti-trans* woman uses Michigan’s Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act to sue Planet Fitness for terminating her membership ") which ...
Yehuda Nir with his wife, Bonnie Maslin (click photo for larger version)
Yehuda Nir died at the age of 84 on Saturday, peacefully and at home. He lived a remarkable life,
The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) responded to President Obama’s push for equal pay for women with an editorial by two employees of a right-wing think tank, the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). ...
Crossposted at Of Means and Ends .
The debate about Stephen Colbert's segment satirizing Dan Snyder's racist attempt to make up for his racist sports team name has been complex, sometimes ...
(Halting the Spread of the Right-Wing Virus)
Step One: Interrupt the Blowhard (Stop the flow of verbal diarrhea.)
Step Two: Put a cork in his mouth.
Step Three: Redirect. Or,
Step Four: Seize ...
Something I've never seen before. I've heard of these things, but never in my borned days have I laid eyes on one.
It's the kind of thing that's so out of normal experience that you can't quite ...