Cute. Happy Yom HaAtzmaut - chag sameach! Beached it up this year. Something new. Very worth it!
Google Israel is celebrating what would have been Israeli songwriter Naomi Shemer's 80th birthday with Google logo art: A lot of us diaspora kids grew up with Naomi Shemer's music. It was like Intro to Israeli Culture 101 for kindergarteners. Here's a little something about נעמי שמר, the 'first lady of Israeli song,' from Answers.com: Shemer did her... Continue Reading →
A friend sent me Gdumb and so inspired me to play around a little bit with the Google suggestions-as-you-type feature. I explored the big three topics an Israeli Jewish blogger such as myself might feel connected to: Image 1: Israel I know I'm American, and I know that makes me a candidate for being dumb... Continue Reading →
Aww. Google Israel got all cute and created an election day logo for the search engine's Israeli homepage: Of course, that's nothing like how our Israeli kalpi (polling) stations actually look; we get a blue tray of paper ballots behind a giant blue oak tag (à la 8th grade science project) and cardboard blue boxes to... Continue Reading →