Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Elul 17, 5775

Bryn Mawr beauty rocks and reels in the roles, the latest of which premieres this weekend
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Ignore "Nick and Norah" at your own risk; the thin teen and the voluptuous vixen are involved in life's little mysteries that would have had William Powell and Myrna Loy detecting a similarity to their own clandestine coups. William Powell? Myrna Loy? Put that on your playlist and see where it gets you. These days, it's getting Michael Cera and...
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Mentioned in the Bible, it's a fruit filled with mystery and lots of surprises
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Rivka Tal, JE Feature
Pomegranates are a beautiful, majestic fruit with a crown on top, resembling nothing else on produce stands. In areas with a high concentration of Jews, you're likely to come across more of them in the next couple of weeks. There's that Jewish geography connection. The pomegranate ( rimon in Hebrew) is one of the seven choice fruits of the Land...
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Who better to birth an organic play than a chemist -- especially one whose key co-creation of the Pill put many an expectant family in a celebratory state of birth daze? Carl Djerassi is not dazzled by being center stage; he may, after all, have invented it. And the chemist who concocted the Catholic Church's worst churn of a nightmare...
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Farewell, Toby -- or is it, Shalom, Toby!
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Got Staples? Yeah, we got that. Makes sense; after all, how can ya run "The Office" without staples? Never thought of that, muses Paul Lieberstein, a graduate of Staples High School in Westport, Conn., who portrays the hit NBC series' outgoing human resources staple, Toby Flenderson -- the brooding bobblehead of benign neglect who deals with all the dunderheads of...
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These survivors' tales offer guidance for life
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People have been talking for years now about the importance of learning the lessons of the Holocaust, but I've always been confused about exactly what they mean. Of course, I do know in one, very elemental sense what they're driving at. They mean that we have to learn how not to hate others, learn to free ourselves of prejudice, and...
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