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The Ba’al Teshuva, Part II

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I have always had trouble using the ATM in my bank. On several occasions I have been given instructions — two of my kids, as well as a friend,...

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At one time, the definition of the word gimmick escaped me. No longer! I learned that a gimmick is something invented especially for the purpose of attracting attention and...

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One of the most annoying things about being a humor writer is Purim. Everyone says, “You’re a humor writer. You must love Purim.” Why? Imagine you were a doctor, and...

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  There’s nothing like working out to transform you from a flabby guy who needs to go to the gym to a flabby guy who needs to take a shower....

My Journey: What’s in a Name?

  What is Sara, other than a nice Jewish name? It’s also one of the names on the alphabetical list of 2018 Atlantic hurricanes, which are named in advance by...

Squirrely Situations, Part 1

By Hannah Berman This will be a trilogy. Not because I want it to be, but because it just is. Over the years, I have had a unique relationship with those...
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