Category: Personal

Last night my cell phone decided to shuffle off this mortal coil frequency. My options are as follows: Keep my much better than average deal with Sprint and spend $200-$300…

Personal Science and Technology

I’m in a very strange place right now where the most interesting things going on in my life are things I’m not at liberty to discuss publicly at the moment.…

Personal

Dear Loyal Readers, I’d like to wish each and every one of you a happy and healthy new year. I would also like to ask mehilla for anyone I may…

Personal

Like most of the country today, I’ve been thinking about 9/11. Granted given the current geo-political situation, it’s difficult *not* to think about 9/11 since there is always something in…

Personal Politics

I’m mildly amused to announce that today I have had my first story approved on Fark. Ex-roommate Yossi sent me this mashup of The Chevra’s Yehei over an early adult…

Personal Shtick

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Years ago at the Shabbat table my sister and I used to tease my father’s “selective” memory with the old joke “the memory is the second thing to go.” What…

Jewish Dating Personal

As of this afternoon and in accordance with New York City regulations, I can now legally officiate weddings in the city of New York. While anyone could be a mesader…

Personal

Until last night, I never cared about my bedroom’s doorknob. Or to be more specific, until last night I never really paid much attention to the lock which is inside…

Personal

For those planning on being in Washington Heights for Shavuot, I’ll be speaking in Mt. Sinai on Shabbat between Minha and Maariv on the topic of “Segulot, Simmanim, and Superstition…

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