5 posts tagged with jewish by andoatnp.
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"My culture, their culture, our culture."

Ultra Orthodox Traditions and Beliefs, Photographs by Yaakov Naumi
posted by andoatnp on Apr 16, 2015 - 28 comments

She described Yair as “a total sweety”.

President of Argentina adopts Jewish godson to 'stop him turning into a werewolf'. [more inside]
posted by andoatnp on Dec 29, 2014 - 48 comments

I Will Survive

Dancing Auschwitz
"Jewish artist defends YouTube video 'Dancing Auschwitz'"
posted by andoatnp on Jul 10, 2010 - 28 comments

Holy Night

The little-known Jewish holiday of Christmas Eve. Seriously.
posted by andoatnp on Dec 23, 2009 - 38 comments

The True Story of Chanukkah

Chanukkah is the story of a group of warriors (the Maccabees, later the Hasmoneans, led by Mattathias) who rose up against the Greeks (the Seleucids), united the Jews, reclaimed the Temple (Beit HaMikdash), and then lit one day's supply of oil which miraculously lasted for eight days, started a brand new holiday called Chanukkah, and brought Jewish sovereignty and peace to the land of Israel. Except that almost every part of that story is either wrong or completely misleading. [more inside]
posted by andoatnp on Dec 21, 2008 - 66 comments

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