Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Elul 1, 5774

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Adina Matusow, JE Feature
He walks me to my car after an amazing first date. "I had a great time," he says, then adds those three infamous words, "I''ll call you." He gives me a sweet kiss. I tell him I had a wonderful time as well. I close the door and smile, then call a friend to tell her how excited I am...
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Quite well, and stunningly, say admirers worldwide
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Yocheved Miriam Russo, JE Feature
Jerusalem is, of course, the ultimate city of refuge. Literally or figuratively, no other city on earth so eternally symbolizes a safe haven as does Jerusalem. Even when life in David's City was itself dangerous, the concept prevailed: Jerusalem is a haven, a refuge, the unique personal home for Jews, from wherever they might hail. As it happens, it's not...
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Now wide-screen wizard Jerry Bruckheimer's expanded to the small screen, too
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It's been an amazing race down "Glory Road" for mega-successful producer Jerry Bruckheimer. The man whose "Amazing Race" has captured TV's Emmy Award for reality series three years running hurdles hits as if he were born with flubber in his shoes. "Glory Road," he hopes, is more than the street where he lives; this Rocky-Goes-for-the-Rebound basketball adventure is the latest...
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Yocheved Miriam Russo JE Feature
Negev, Israel In theater, what goes on behind the scenes is often just as entertaining as the show on the stage. That’s especially true for LOGON — the Light Opera Group of the Negev — where almost everyone involved is “something else” in real life. LOGON began as one of those “Let’s put on a show!” ideas — a kind...
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For many, thinking about organized crime will conjure up images of Italian mobsters like Al Capone or the fictional Michael Corleone from the three "Godfather" movies. In actuality, many of the most notorious and ruthless gangsters were actually Jewish. One of the mob figures with a long tenure was Meyer Lansky, a Polish Jew who grew up on the mean...
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