Stories from Chelm-- the Addendum - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dave
    • 11.04.13 | 21:23 (IDT)

    I can't help but laugh at the notion that Cohanim shouldn't fly in a plane due to the chance that it might pass over a cemetery. Even funnier is the notion that this prohibition should only apply to a particular plane-- as if only one particular plane might have such a flight route. This sounds like it comes out of the stories of Chelm.

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