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July 21st, 2017 - 12:59 am § in The Ave Scene

Identity Politics

My wife and I just paid our annual dues at a Jewish liberal group. New to the form was a request that include our “pronouns.” I think the choices were He, She, or They,.  I guess It is out? OK, I see that people have all kinds of rights to choose an identity, but the […][...]

June 9th, 2017 - 6:00 am § in Bill of Rights, Hypocrisy, Religion, The Ave Scene

Black and Jew, Then and Now

As we see angst over a Jewish professor caught in the poisonous mix of  white guilt and racism at Evergreen College, it is useful too look back a hundred years when the progressive Jewish newspaper, The Forward, introcuced WEB DuBois to what was then the Jewish left. “When the immigrant from [...]

April 10th, 2017 - 1:45 am § in Misc.

PASSOVER: Making Chicken Soup

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April 5th, 2017 - 1:44 am § in Misc., Repugnants

ARE JEWS A RACE? Jason Chaffetz looks Native American, has a Jewish name, a brother named Dukakis and the support of Sheldon Adelson

Chaffetz is the irrecondite Republican heads the United States House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. He has announced he has enough “stuff” to hold continual hearings, a la Bengahzi” on Mrs. Clinton and to determine if she should be impeached. Jason announced he coul[...]

February 28th, 2017 - 9:42 am § in America, Buchenwald

What Happens When Terrorism Is Directed Against American …. Jews?

45 days, 190 anti-Semitic incidents: Why hasn’t anyone been arrested? Jewish communities have been terrorized by bomb hoaxes on an almost daily basis for over two months, but no one has been held responsible. HAARETZ.COM/US-NEWS/.PREMI…[...]

December 16th, 2016 - 9:57 am § in America

Trump Chooses Greater Israel Lawyer as Ambassador to Jerusalem

Jerusalem -A top Jewish settler leader on Friday lauded U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s selection for ambassador to Israel, saying his choice of David Friedman will provide settlers with a “direct line to the American president.” Oded Revivi, the chief foreign envoy of the Yesha Council, s[...]

November 28th, 2016 - 12:31 pm § in Misc.

Happy 54th Birthday to Jon Stewart, nee Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz

“It’s a boy” from Haaretz with insertions and deletions. Marian and Donald Leibowitz likely screamed in joy on November 28, 1962, when blue-eyed baby Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz arrived in the world at a New York City maternity ward. Marian, daughter of a Jewish fur-making immigrant from China, [...]

November 16th, 2016 - 4:36 pm § in Misc.

Breaking News: Dylan, Hell No, He Won’t Go!

In a personal letter to the academy, Dylan told them “he wishes he could receive the prize personally, but other commitments make it unfortunately impossible.”  He underlined that he feels “incredibly honoured by the Nobel prize.”.[...]

October 7th, 2016 - 3:19 am § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

Why would I go overseas?

“Anthony, why are you overseas?” I am overseas because I cannot find a job in the United States within my field. I am overseas because there are no jobs that pay like overseas basketball jobs. I am overseas because I don’t want to cook, or accept part time jobs working with kids. I am overseas[...]