I know it’s illegible at this size, so click the image to see a larger, clearer version. For those of you that don’t know or can’t read Hebrew, that says “Chag Sameach”, which is the traditional Jewish greeting for “Happy holiday”. Obviously Bing didn’t get the memo that we don’t celebrate Christmas.
Not that she was going to get many (any?) Jewish votes anyways, but perhaps Michelle Bachmann should brush up a bit on English words of Yiddish origin.
To my Jewish readers: Happy Hanukkah!
We went to my parents for Shabbat dinner tonight and, like any good Jewish baby, Judah partook in the prayers before dinner. He doesn’t quite know the words yet, but during the Kiddush he picked up on what we were doing and picked up his sippy cup, then had his very first taste of challah [...]
To any and all Jewish readers I might have out on the Internets, may you have a good and peaceful new year. No clue what I’m talking about? Rosh Hashanah is one of Judaism’s high holidays which began tonight at sundown and marks a new year of 5771 on the Jewish calendar. You can learn [...]
Being Jewish, I have long encountered people who are ignorant, anti-Semitic, or just curious about my faith. I recently read a fantastic article over at Beliefnet.com and wanted to share it with those who are interested. It covers 12 common misconceptions about Judaism and explains what the truth behind those misconceptions really is. It’s a [...]
For quite some time now I’ve been looking to separate this blog from my personal domain name, Primakow.net. This isn’t something that I have taken lightly, however, and I have spent a considerable amount of time attempting to find the right domain name for this blog. I now present to you the newest refresh of [...]