'Hey, Look, Marriage Is Not So Terrible, After All'

One likely result of the new marriage reform is an ongoing decrease in the number of party-pooping rabbis who do their job seriously and act as a counterweight to the barbaric bacchanalia that is played out before and after the ceremony under the chuppah.

I hope my friends will forgive my frankness here, but every time an invitation to a wedding arrives in the mail − I’m horrified. Again, I tell myself,...