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Rosh Hashanah 2018

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Early Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions

Because Rosh Hashanah begins tonight, then turns into Shabbat, and I do not blog on Jewish holidays, I am publishing Friday Photos early.

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Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions

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Rosh Hashanah 2015

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FlcxEDy-lr0[/youtube]   Karen and I wish all our friends and relatives a Shana Tova.

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Rosh Hashanah — 2014

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mANtJ1FUVfc[/youtube]   As America and the token (militarily useless) Arab allies go to war against the Islamic State, it is no small irony that America’s most faithful and reliable ally in the Middle East, Israel, has once again been sidelined. The reasons for this political snub are simple. The racist, Jew-haters of the, ahem, moderate […]

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Rosh Hashanah 5744: Shofar, Satchmo, and Sculpture

He is the Satchmo of the shofar. When my friend G. puts his lips to the narrow end of a shofar, and lets loose with the traditional sequence of  blasts—Tekiah, Shevarim, Teruah—the notes slice the air, hang and vibrate, then penetrate skin and bone—to the very soul. Those fortunate enough to hear G. blow the […]

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Friday Fashion: Mayan Ariel Super Styling for Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins Sunday evening. It is traditional to greet the New Year with some new outfits. Maayan’s adorable dress reflects a discernible trend towards a return to patterns.

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Rosh Hashanah 2011

…In the seventh month, on the first of the month, there shall be a sabbath for you, a remembrance with shofar blasts, a holy convocation. —Leviticus 16:24 Tonight begins Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year of 5772, a time of prayer, introspection, repentance, and the ushering in of the Ten Days of Awe that culminates […]

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