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Israel's Labor Party is changing their plans for a leadership due a Britney Spears concert set to take place on the day they originally planned in Tel Aviv. One point of concern is that voters would not turn out to vote due to concert attendance. Both events were scheduled for...
ENSCHEDE, Netherlands (JTA) — For most matzah bakeries, Passover is their lifeline and only claim to financial viability. After the weeklong holiday, during which Jews are commanded to consume matzah to commemorate their ancestors’ hurried flight out of Egypt, demand for the famously tasteless cracker drops sharply. Except, that is, in the...
By Eddie Dvir By now everyone has either heard about the craze that has taken the globe by storm, the fidget spinner. Thousands of middle aged kids are spinning them in school, on the street or at your local shul. The fidget spinner is simple little colorful device that has a...
  Muslim Gold Star father Khizr Khan, whose speech at the Democratic National Convention made waves when he famously offered to lend Donald Trump his copy of the U.S. Constitution, is unable to attend a speaking event in Toronto because his "travel privileges" are reportedly "being reviewed." During his speech at the...
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(JTA) — Seth Meyers’ newborn baby boy is named Axel Strahl Meyers. The Strahl in there might sound unusual, and that’s because it’s actually a surname — one that belonged to his wife’s grandparents, who were both Holocaust survivors. In a touching segment on his NBC show “Late Night with...
More than 100 prisoners at an Edinburgh prison are claiming to be Jewish so they can eat better-quality kosher meals, an official inspection report has revealed. “A significant number of prisoners had decided to move onto a kosher diet, which did not appear to be for wholly faith based reasons” HMIPS...
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Watch this amazing TED talk presentation by Megan Phelps-Roper who discusses her experiences being brought up within the hate-filled Westboro Baptist Church and her journey towards the decision to leave.  Formerly a prominent member of the Westboro Baptist Church, a hate group known for its hate speech, especially against...
Have you ever seen pigs fly? Or surf? Pickles the Pig is a surfing pig who is also working on his painting skills. Maybe he's hoping to become the next Pig-casso? (We'll see ourselves out.) [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGeFIL2R8jQ]
Netanyahu’s hairdo has been a topic of discussion in recent years due to its tendency to change colors like the seasons. Most times it is grey but unannounced it can turn lilac or even a purple shade. At a recent cabinet meeting it was dark shade of brown.   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the...
 Facebook reinstated the official page of the Palestinian Fatah political party just days after initially shuttering it following a rash of posts glorifying terrorism and murder against Israelis.   Facebook originally shut down the page over a picture of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat holding a rifle that belonged to an...
The FBI has arrested Juan Thompson, 31, in St. Louis, MO.  Thompson is accused of making at least 8 of the threats against Jewish community centers. In am apparent intense campaign of harassment against against his "former lover". Thompson was responsible for bomb threats against the Anti-Defamation League and  Jewish facilities...
New Zealand woman gave birth to a baby weighing 16lb 4oz (7.4kg), more than twice the average weight of a newborn!         The not-so-little boy was born by caesarean section on Monday, after it took doctors three hours to administer an epidural to his mother. As a result of his size, it’s likely he will need clothes...
(JTA) — If you thought Sen. Bernie Sanders and Larry David were twins, or at least brothers, you’re not far off. Turns out they’re cousins. David, the “Curb Your Enthusiasm” star, revealed he was “a third cousin or something” with the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate during a press tour to promote...


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