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    • perplexed
    • 16.07.10 | 09:22 (IDT)

    that produce confused children like anshel who do not want to fast anytime, who do not want to pay any heed to the laws of kashruth and shabbas who do not want to have any system of rules that prevent them from having just one big party in their small lives. selective secular education makes the pompous rise while the well kneaded, well heeded and continually learning Jew remains humble and softspoken in his life. Anshel can learn from those who know they always have more to learn than to spurn. Grow up Anshel. There is more to life than you and your warped configuration of what it is to be a living Jew. Even though you get paid for your silliness and you may believe half of what you write, is there not some other more honest way to make a living than by being a poster boy for Haaretz?

    from the article: Anshel Pfeffer / It is wrong to fast on Tisha B'Av
    First published 02:20 16.07.10 | Last updated 02:20 16.07.10
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