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  • Her New Son-in-Law 🤣

    Two mothers argue over a prospective son-in-law for their daughters.

  • Fish Heads Make You Smarter! 🤣

    Shimmy asked Max, “How did you get so witty and wise?”

  • How A Talmudist Thinks 🤣

    After months of negotiation with the authorities, a talmudist from Leningrad is finally granted permission to visit Moscow.

  • The Ethical Will of Eleazar of Mayence

    These are the things which my sons and daughters shall do at my request…

  • Business Advice from Torah Teachings

    Leading and encouraging with honesty

  • One Who Turns 50 Gives Advice

    My pals, today I turn 50. According to our Sages, this is the age at which one gives advice. 

    Here are 21 pebbles of wisdom I’ve picked up in my 50 trips around the sun:

  • A Fool’s Urgent Question

    “Rabbi, what can I do? I know I’m a fool, but I don’t know what to do about it.”

  • Even Napoleon Could See The Temple Would Be Rebuilt

    Every summer, on the 9th day of the Hebrew month of Av, Jews fast for 25 hours to mourn the destruction of our Holy Temple in Jerusalem 2,000 years ago. We also recall a string of catastrophes that befell our …

  • The Thief And The Pomegranate Seed

    Before his hanging, the thief made an offer.

  • The Hidden Holiness

    In trying to become a holier person, one can go astray despite donning the garments, behaviors, and thoughts of holiness. 

    The Lubavitcher Rebbe had a beautiful teaching about this…

  • The Definition of Soulmates

    Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz was asked, “Do you believe in soulmates?” 

    He said, “It’s quite true that God decides before we’re born who the right spouse is for us, but it is not necessarily true that God decides such a couple will be happy.”

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