"Luke Ford reports all of the 'juicy' quotes, and has been doing it for years." (Marc B. Shapiro)
"This guy knows all the gossip, the ins and outs, the lashon hara of the Orthodox world. He’s an [expert] in... all the inner workings of the Orthodox world." (Rabbi Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff)
"This generation's Hillel." (Nathan Cofnas)
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Will The Rubashkins (Agriprocessors) Serve Any Time?
From the Washington Post May 18: POSTVILLE, Iowa — Antonio Escobedo ran to get his wife Monday when he saw a helicopter circling overhead and immigration agents approaching the meatpacking plant where they both work. The couple hid for hours … Continue reading
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Brooklyn D.A. Accused of Failing to Indict Cops Who Kill
Corrupt emails: Eliot Spitzer is not the only one to have pretended to be self righteous and prosecute others, only to be discovered years later to have been no so Kosher himself. forcing him to have to resign recently. Charles … Continue reading
Posted in Brooklyn Tagged accusations, anibal, black teen, calderon, charles hynes, cold february, criminal charges, district attorney, Eliot Spitzer, fatal blunder, february afternoon, federal prosecutors, grand jury, indictment, nine years, police commissioner, police officer, political considerations, timothy stansbury jr, village voice Comments Off on Brooklyn D.A. Accused of Failing to Indict Cops Who Kill
The Sleazy Characters Rescuing Isaac Hersh
Rabbi Yosef denied his wife a get (Jewish divorce) for eleven years. She was a chained woman and could not remarry within traditional Judaism. Steve Zakheim, the guy that has custody of Isaac Hersh, practiced massive fraud and sexual harassment … Continue reading
Posted in Isaac Hersh Tagged ambulance corps, ambulance service, boat rides, chained woman, emergency medical technician, giuliani administration, jewish divorce, massive fraud, mdash, pound man, private ambulance, rabbi yosef, sexual harassment, state supreme court, steve zakheim, traditional judaism, trip to the hospital, village voice, yankee games, yankee stadium Comments Off on The Sleazy Characters Rescuing Isaac Hersh
David Mamet: Why I Am No Longer a ‘Brain-Dead Liberal’
He writes in the Village Voice: The play, while being a laugh a minute, is, when it’s at home, a disputation between reason and faith, or perhaps between the conservative (or tragic) view and the liberal (or perfectionist) view. The … Continue reading
Posted in David Mamet Tagged 60s, conservative president, David Mamet, decades, disputation, facial muscles, free market economics, government intervention, laugh, liberal view, national opinion, organs, precepts, prejudices, pride of place, rage, summation, synthesis, village voice, worldview Comments Off on David Mamet: Why I Am No Longer a ‘Brain-Dead Liberal’