Daily Archives: September 23, 2008

Paper on IV Maccabees: Quotes on Athletics

I said I would look at Encyclopedia Judaica and the Jewish Encyclopedia to see if there were references to athletics in Jewish sources. Here’s some of what I found. Jesse Harold Silver’s article on “Sports” in Encyclopedia Judaica: “This opposition … Continue reading

Posted in II Maccabees, IV Maccabees, Papers, Politeia Paper, Religion, School | 5 Comments

I Can’t Stand Barbara Walters!

I can’t stand Barbara Walters! I’m not saying she lacks worth as a human being. It’s just that she gets on my nerves. I was thinking about this when I was watching the View yesterday morning. Elizabeth was pointing out … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Current Events, Politics, Sarah Palin, Television | 6 Comments