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Have a glass tea, relax, read and maybe you’ll share what’s on you mind.

Welcome to My Mishagas, my online blog.  While many, if not most of my written reflections on the state of the world will probably appear on Examiner.com column, I will include my favorite columns from there as well as some … Continue reading

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IN GUNS WE TRUST

What would Jesus say about guns in church?

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God’s Will Determined by Fear or Accomodation?

What Would Henry Say? The Anglican Communion Wrestles With Issues of Inclusion

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WELL DONE ALL YOU EVIL DEMOCRATS!

"Egregious! It’s so egregious" the caller to C-Span exclaimed repeatedly in reaction to the House vote to reform health care.  "Can you be specific about your concerns; what about this reform health-care bill concerns you" the C-Span anchor queried?   … Continue reading

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Talking about YouTube – Western Wall Women- WOW- Women of the wall Low Resolution

Is there anything more spiritually and intellectually DISHONEST than declaring one position, one understanding of Torah and God’s Will as being more authentic than any other?  For some, knowledge opens the gates to Heaven; for others, it is used only … Continue reading

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Enough With the Hitler Comparisons!

1.  I’m tired of Hitler being invoked by idiots who want to vilify people they have disagreements with .  Invoking his evil image and name to suggest that people you have intellectual or philosophical disagreements with is really no different … Continue reading

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Talking about YouTube – Orthodox Rabbi Avi Weiss speaks out against Homophobia, in support of ga…

It’s sad enough that the Jewish children of Sedrot and other border communities in Israel must fear for their well-being.  It is beyond comprehension that some Jewish youth must fear for their own safety because of the hate and ignorance … Continue reading

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They Just Don’t Get IT!

INTRODUCTION:  JTA reported today (1/21/09) that the Rabbinical Council of America had condemned  Rabbi Haskel Lookstein for participating in the National Prayer Service on the morning of President Obama’s inauguration.     It never fails to amaze me how Orthodox … Continue reading

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