Look at that jobless punim.

The Kadima primaries began this morning and will end in about 40 minutes. We'll know who gets the prize possession of being Ehud Olmert's successor (in technicality and not job skill, we hope). I wonder what he's got planned as soon as he's off-duty... Maybe he and Bush will go to Cancun together, smoke cigars. ... Continue Reading →

The state of Israel in 5758.

This is the time of year when the State of Israel has a chance to really look deep into the heart of herself and understand what condition she's in. It's the post-Pessach triangle of introspection: yesterday was Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) and next week are Yom HaZicaron (Memorial Day) and Yom Haatzmaut (Independence Day).... Continue Reading →

A week of drills to come.

Next week the country is conducting a series of horrible scenario simulations for the purpose of drilling government agencies, the army, government employees and students on how to react in the case of a national emergency. Civil defense drill starts Sun.; to include mock chemical attack "The exercise will continue throughout the week, with scenarios... Continue Reading →

On museums and Annapolis – shmalapolis.

Jerusalem is once again hosting חמשושלים, that period when museums go late Thursday nights and restaurants discount themselves for the weekend.We chose to visit the Menachem Begin Heritage Center. I never felt any specific or strong feelings towards Menachem Begin - the sixth prime minister of Israel and former Beitar movement head and Irgun strategizer.... Continue Reading →

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