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Jtube: Atypical

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How to Visit a Jewish Retirement Home

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Jtube: The Politician

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Top 10 Jokes about Seniors

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Ask Yente

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Jtube: The Spy: Are the Jewish People Safe?

Will the Jewish people ever feel safe?

Sukkot Around the World

In Canada, Jews use heaters, in Florida, air conditioners, but at the core, it’s all the same.

Jtube: Shark Tank Profile: Daniel Lubetzky

What influence has your father had on you and your values?

6 Things I’m Sorry for This Year

I’m sorry that our nation’s problems will never end…

People You See in Shul on The High Holidays

Every shul has the guy who times the tekiya gedola shofar blast.

How Should You Break the Fast?

Don’t stress when you fress, and don’t cheat when you eat.

Israel Election Results Explained

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Jtube: The Spy: Eli Cohen

Would you risk your life for your country?

Eli Cohen: Israel’s Legendary Spy, Now on Netflix

A new 6-part series is testimony to the heroic and tragic tale.

Death of the Deli

From Reuben’s in London to Schmulka Bernstein’s in New York’s Lower East Side, delis are dropping like flies.

Jtube: Fuller House

Have you looked into your DNA/genealogy? Find out anything interesting?

Remembering Valerie Harper

Valerie Harper created an iconic Jewish character.

Jttube: Jungle

When did you experience the power of prayer?

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Jtube: Robin Williams: Comic Genius

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Dedicated in blessed memory of Richard Allen Julis who made us laugh and made us better Jews.
 

Talia Rosenberg, a young mother was preparing breakfast for her two young sons Moishie and Shmueli, 5 and 3 years old respectively. They were arguing over who would get the first pancake.

Talia, trying to instill good morals in her sons, asked them to think about their saintly rabbi, Rabbi Felder and asked, “What do you think Rabbi Felder would do in this instance? I think he would say, ‘Let my brother have the first pancake.’”

Moishie quickly turned to Shmueli and said, "You be Rabbi Felder."



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