The Proof Is In The Pictures

  I feel like I need to say that I don’t actually set out to write a wedding column every single year. It just happens to be that I go...

The Fake Grass Is Greener

  In general, most people don’t see the draw of artificial grass, other than the obvious appeal of outdoor carpeting. If you’re living somewhere where you can swing a lawn,...

The Way It Is: Visiting Day, Recreated

  As I described a couple weeks ago in this column (“Visiting Day, Revisited,” July 19,) the experience I had during a camp visiting day many years ago was so...

Hannah Berman: Self-Explanatory

  Recently, I saw a post on Facebook that admonished people not to use self- checkout registers. The information provided stated that self-checkouts kill jobs and that the machines don’t...

Schmutter: Yeshiva Packing List

  So you’re sending your son away to dorm, finally, but it didn’t occur to you that you’re going to have to update your school-supplies list from things like 72...

Spring Has Spr—Oh, It’s Gone

Hey, remember the old days, when, between winter and summer, there was a season called spring? I kind of feel like spring used to be this whole major season. When...

Schmutter: Driving Makes You Dumber

A new study in Britain says that driving makes people less intelligent. And I say, “Baruch Hashem.” I thought it was just me. But that does explain a lot. For...

If You Can’t Beat the System …

Dumb criminals get a bad rap. They make one mistake in their lives — besides for the crimes, obviously — and everyone makes fun of them. If you’re a dumb...

The Way It Is: Master Move

My late father, a truly warm, sincere, and wonderful person, was both a gentleman and a gentle man. He also happened to be a chess master. He played some...

The Way It Is: AOL? LOL!

  For years, my son, Robby, has been making me, and anyone else who is fortunate enough to hear his performances, laugh. It isn’t always a performance. Just listening to...
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Kohelet: The ‘Wright’ Motivation

By Danyel Goldberg Shulamith High School Assistant Principal אֹהֵ֥ב כֶּ֨סֶף֙ לֹֽא־יִשְׂבַּ֣ע כֶּ֔סֶף וּמִֽי־אֹהֵ֥ב בֶּֽהָמ֖וֹן לֹ֣א תְבוּאָ֑ה גַּם־זֶ֖ה הָֽבֶל Whoever loves silver will not be sated with silver,...

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