Thursday, August 21, 2014 Av 25, 5774

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Herbert and Leni Sonnenfeld came to photojournalism quite by accident. The couple, residents of Berlin, had only been married for two years when Hitler seized power. Like most Jews, Herbert lost his job overnight. Being at loose ends with few prospects on the horizon, he agreed to travel to Palestine with the possibility of making aliyah. (Leni's sister just happened...
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David Schwimmer forsakes dweebs and goes deep for ‘Duane’
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Friends? "Duane Hopwood" is his own worst enemy. The beer-guzzling, gutless gross-out of a young geezer has never met a knife he couldn't stab in his own back. Arrested for DUI, Duane nonchalantly demurs stepping into the officer's car until he can get something from the back seat - his slumbering young daughter. Is Duane Hopwood, a downtrodden divorced dad,...
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Everything's coming up pumpkin at this time of year! Here are some easy dessert ideas for the season that will no doubt have folks asking for more. Because they're all dairy, save these for after Turkey Day, or eat with some of the leftover veggie sides. (Of course, there are always those who prefer dessert first!) Double-Layer Pumpkin Pie [Dairy]...
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Sally Friedman, JE Feature
The memories are marrow-deep. Laurie Wagman recalls the special exhilaration of going with her parents and sister to the opera and the theater and the old Robin Hood Dell as a child growing up in Feltonville. "From the first moment I discovered the performing arts, I think I knew that's what I wanted to do. I thank my parents, the...
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Just when you think you know Kristin Hersh's game, she changes the rules of play. In 1986, Throwing Muses - which she and stepsister Tanya Donelly founded in high school - released the first of eight off-kilter pop albums. Donelly, who left to get the Breeders off the ground before hitting it big with Belly, was long gone by the...
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