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Links to the world

Rocky Mountain Jew’s weekly round-up of Jewish related stories and events from around the globe. This week we bring you: Close to home, Ketchum, Idaho’s Wood...

Jewish heritage nights

New York. Philadelphia. San Francisco. Phoenix. What do these cities have that Denver does not? The answer: Jewish heritage night. Now, from the sound of it, Jewish...

Links to the world

This week, Rocky Mountain Jew brings you links to diverse activities and viewpoints. For those visiting Los Angeles, or those drawn to sketched fantasy worlds, an...

Blessings in disguise: the fat AIG bonuses

Question: If Bush was wrong on bailouts, why is Obama repeating the same mistake? Bush did not know what he was doing last September with his $700 billion bailout, and...

The Pope’s mea culpa

It may be the height of irony, but the recent confrontation between world Jewry and the Roman Catholic Church may have actually done more good than harm. That might seem...

Set clocks, then spring

Spring officially arrives in Colorado this Friday, March 20, at 5:44 a.m. Today there are no seasonal Jewish blessings, but spring certainly deserves the blessing of our...

Saab story

Life can change in a split second. We all know this. But this week I felt it. Now I know in every cell of my body and deep within my […]

L’Hitraot, Tel Aviv

So this is it — my final column from Tel Aviv. How do I begin to sum up my experience here? The past two and a half years have been […]

Good ol’ Chas – still causing problems

Not only is Chas Freeman, potential Obama appointee as chair of the National Intelligence Council, sparking controversy nationwide, but his case is also causing debate...

Purim spoofs – links to the world

After linking to Backward – the Forward’s Purim spoof – in our “Happy Purim” post, Rocky Mountain Jew got to thinking: What other spoofs...