Did you sleep last night? I didn’t

At the best of times, falling asleep Saturday night is a chore for me. I’ve tried everything – taking a nap on Shabbat afternoon and not taking a nap. Drinking a ton of water before going to sleep; not drinking from the early evening onward. I have to admit I’ve …

Mahmoud Abbas and Shavuot – In the News

Over the long and enjoyable weekend here in Israel, most Israelis were celebrating the holiday of Shavuot. Oh, and Abu Mazen, also known as Mahmoud Abbas, was rushed to the hospital. Hundreds of thousands of Israelis flocked to enjoy the vacation. Few Israelis really care what happens to a corrupt …