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    • Eli
    • 25.01.07 | 17:16 (IST)

    Steven, I've lived in Israel for 25 years and from experience I find it very hard to beleive that a majority of Israelis keep kosher. Refraining from eating pork doesn't make a person religious. I would allow them to define themselves and they overwhelmingly defined themselves as secular (I particularly enjoyed Yom Kipur at Tel Nof during jump training when my buddies thought it would be a hoot to eat all the goodies I'd put aside for breaking the fast while I was at shul). I'm pretty liberal, your secular if you say you are. All that aside, your postings are hateful and serve no purpose other than causing clickFOOL and Sullivan to rub their hands in glee as they see the divisions in the midsts of the zionists. Your comments are a desecration of all of the secular Israelis who have fought and died in the service of Israel.

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