Got that pioneering spirit? You’re invited to help build Israel’s periphery by planting roots in southern soil with Nefesh B’Nefesh.
Posted on: June 19th, 2013News → Photos
The answer is 45. The name of the source page on Facebook cannot be repeated on this website, but it involves science and reproduction. A shoutout to Charlie Hall, for the share.
Posted on: June 18th, 2013News → Photos
The trick to lifting up a buddy who’s been injured is to grab him from the middle. If you manage to divide his weight equally on either side of your shoulder, you should be able to schlep him a good distance without feeling much pain. The downside is – he’s probably going to feel a [...]
Posted on: June 17th, 2013News → Photos
Here’s President Barack Obama walking with President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China on the grounds of the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, Calif., June 8, 2013. Do they really discuss the fate of the world? We’ll never know (not before they each sell the rights to their memoirs to Simon [...]
Posted on: June 16th, 2013News → Photos
Yossef Stauber’s job is to guard the lions’ section at the Ramat Gan Safari Park just outside Tel Aviv. He stays in his observation tower all day, opening and closing the gates for visitors in their cars. The rest of the time, between cars, he sits and learns. Who says Haredim are not integrated into [...]
Posted on: June 14th, 2013News → Photos
Maccabi Haifa is the new Israeli Basketball State Champion for the 2012-13 season. They beat Maccabi Tel Aviv, which is kind of the Yankees of Israeli basketball, except with a much better record. They won the playoff final 86-79, and took the title for the first time in its history. This is the third time [...]
Posted on: June 13th, 2013News → Photos
This is Oakland’s Josh Donaldson, scoring on a wild pitch by Yankee CC Sabathia Tuesday night, on the West Coast. Sabathia went 6 really bad innings and was ejected. Say it ain’t so, CC. Over the past few years, the hefty, reliable Sabathia has been one of the main supporting beams of the team, and [...]
Posted on: June 12th, 2013News → Photos
This young girl is looking through the showcase window of the baboon cage in the Biblical zoo in Jerusalem. Except the photographer shot the image from inside, confusing the boundaries between inside and outside. Windows will do that.
Posted on: June 11th, 2013News → Photos
U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Sky Jenson, a jump instructor with the 98th Flying Training Squadron, jumps out of a UV-18 Twin Otter aircraft at 4,500 ft, during the AM-490 skydiving course at the United States Air Force Academy. This is probably the ultimate illustration of the idea of “point of no return.” It’s true [...]
Posted on: June 10th, 2013News → Photos
The way these guys can mobilize and organize, it’s a crime they’re not serving in the army. Thanks to מבזקי חדשות בזמן אמת for the images.
Posted on: June 9th, 2013News → Photos
May 30, Sivan 21, marked the culmination of a year of learning Torah, when Rambam Mesivta students had the privilege of presenting novella to two great Rabbinical scholars. The students: Benjamin Akhavan, Dov Bitterman, Eitan Blumstein, Eric Grossman, Shlomo Laufer, Yair Lichtman, Michael Rosenfeld, Dovid Simpser and Joseph Yizhaky, are part of the school’s advanced [...]
Posted on: June 7th, 2013News → Photos
This is a Chinese tiger from the Ramat Gan Safari. I can just picture him prowling restlessly in our living room in Netanya, waiting for his lunch. How beautiful he would look on our big couch. Just a gorgeous cat, shaking his majestic tail vigorously. I just can’t picture the rest of us in this [...]
Posted on: June 6th, 2013News → Photos
Three hens and a rooster at dusk in a Bedouin camp in the Jordan Valley, near Umm Qais. I want one!
Posted on: June 5th, 2013News → Photos
In the first event of its kind, the IDF’s Gaza Division hosted a cooking competition between various battalions located near the Gaza Strip last Monday (May 27). Over the course of the day, seven battalions participated in challenges focusing on particular cooking styles, redefining boundaries of the IDF’s food preparations. The jury consisted of four [...]
Posted on: June 4th, 2013News → Photos
This is an Arab member of Al-Nasser Brigades, the armed wing of the Popular Resistance Committees, “showing his combat skills” during a graduation ceremony in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, June 2, 2013. I wonder who gave the commencement speech.
Posted on: June 3rd, 2013News → Photos
The rainbow flags decorated the beach of Tel Aviv June 02, 2013, in anticipation of the upcoming “gay pride” parade. I never understood the concept of gay pride. I was never proud of any of my own afflictions. I’ve battled them all my life, to the point where the battle itself is part of who [...]
Posted on: June 2nd, 2013News → Photos
Here’s President Barack Obama congratulates / arm-wrestles New Jersey Governor Chris Christie while playing the “TouchDown Fever” arcade game along the Point Pleasant boardwalk in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., May 28, 2013. And I’m thinking – this could be one of those historic pictures of the now and next president being so totally chummy with [...]
Posted on: June 2nd, 2013News → Photos
Has it been a year already since the last time exceptionally endowed, young Israeli women walked the streets of Jerusalem, protesting the undue attention men were giving exceptionally endowed women walking the streets of Jerusalem? The protesters, which walked in Jerusalem a couple of months after the Tel Aviv march, are sick and tired of [...]
Posted on: May 31st, 2013News → Photos
On May 9, 2013, an international conference in Istanbul, Turkey, convened to discuss a Road Map to a Culture Of Peace in the Middle East. The conference Promoted the culture of peace and global ethics for conflict mediation through cultural diplomacy. The May 9th conference in Istanbul brought together parliamentary, academic and religious leaders who [...]
Posted on: May 30th, 2013News → Photos
Shimshon Blass, an Israeli elderly citizens, hung a sign on his neck on Wednesday, during a protest outside a government building in Tel Aviv, against the upcoming, feared budget cuts. If you try hard you can read some of the sign: he wrote down his military service number, listed his 32 years of service in [...]
Posted on: May 29th, 2013News → Photos
Here’s an image of an Israeli female soldier filling up drinking water from a cistern into bags, as part of the Home Front Command drill at a high school in Jerusalem, May 28. Would I be out of line to say that Israel has the prettiest soldiers and that’s why we’ll win in the end? [...]
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