Miscellany

Around the web: The Photoshop Newspaper Debacle, Gender Stereotypes, and Screening your Kids’ Friends

You may have heard about the Hasidic newspaper which edited the photo of the security team in the Situation Room.  One of my mom’s friends even asked her about it, and she in turn asked me.  I didn’t feel like I gave a very good response.  It was a little bit knee-jerk, a little bit… Continue reading Around the web: The Photoshop Newspaper Debacle, Gender Stereotypes, and Screening your Kids’ Friends

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: the downfall of our enemies

It is, of course, old news now that Osama bin Laden was killed.  After seeing the rumors fly around on Facebook statuses (stati?), I confirmed the news on Cnn.com. My initial response was to be relieved that he will no longer be able to do evil, but to not be overly public about my feelings. … Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: the downfall of our enemies