Shavua Tov: Picks of the Week
From the editor:
Pick of Tablet: For fans of Arrested Development, read about how the Bluths are the archetypal Jewish family.
Pick of Jewcer: Help the producer of Bubala Please continue producing his videos (not safe for work or the easily offended).
Pick of the videos: Watch Mel Brookes talk about his life (hat tip – Jewtribe.com)
Pick of Hipster Jew: Re-examining the K-word.
Pick of Heeb: Let’s all Pray Naked – a take on the Women of the Wall controversy.
Pick of Arutz Sheva: Will Egypt divorce the Palestinians?
Pick of Times of Israel: A call for Israel’s social justice movement to get serious.
Pick of Haaretz: Why would you want to learn to read ancient Hittite?
Pick of Zeek: Ever wondered what happens when a Hasid leaves the fold?
2) Even if you’re not into the gala scene, hearing Deborah Lipstadt tell of her do-or-die battle with David Irving has got to be a highlight of the speakers’ circuit this year.
Updated to add: An Israeli 5 year old girl is in desperate need of a bone marrow/stem cell transplant. Please go to Gift of Life to see if you’re elligble to register and maybe you could help.