and of course, that one particular miracle told within the Chanukka story is that the oil in the Menorah of the Temple in Jerusalem lasted for eight days, hence why we eat latkes and suvganyiot! And of course, in today's miracles a breakthrough in the Middle East dispute between the Palestinians and Israel would indeed provide a more important event to celebrate or praise. It's up to PM Netanyahu to take that brave gesture towards another step for peace and announce the 1967 borders as the basis for two states side-by-side as Kadima negotiated with President Abbas. All along we thought Netanyahu thought himself a Maccabee, no?
Twin bombs kill around 10 and wound 100 in Cameroon town (Reuters)
from the article: Palestinians: Israel has chosen West Bank settlements over peace