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Liar Liar, Mosque On Fire

Ali Abunimah takes a page out of the malevolent, incendiary, rabble-rousing book of Haj Amin Al-Husseini. The ‘Grand’ Mufti would be so proud. Cross-posted at Israellycool. If you missed the excitement on Twitter over the weekend, Ali Abunimah of Electronic … Continue reading

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Follow Me! Part Deux

Cross-posted at Israellycool The reason I named this post about Yoni Netanyahu “Follow Me!” was because it’s the name of the documentary on his life that premiered earlier tonight at the New York Jewish Film Festival. The reason the movie … Continue reading

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Sheleg! Sheleg! Jerusalem In The Snow, 1921

Cross-posted at Israellycool Stunning photos of Jerusalem after a 1921 blizzard, from the Library of Congress. FYI, I titled this post “Sheleg! Sheleg!”, because it reminded me of when I got caught up in a Jerusalem blizzard almost exactly 20 … Continue reading

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I Love Ramp (UPDATE: Now With 100% More Maps!)

Crossposted at Israellycool Israel has closed the Mughrabi Gate to the Temple Mount, due to significant, ongoing safety concerns related to the rickety, temporary scaffolding propping up the rickety, temporary, prone-to-swaying-under-heavy-traffic wooden bridge. And given that this dangerous, untenable situation … Continue reading

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