Today is the Jewish holiday of Purim. (Unlike the biblically-based Jewish holidays, this is one, like Chanuka, on which orthodox Jews such as myself are allowed to blog!)
As well explained in the Book of Esther, it’s the holiday of turnabout, surprises, false identities, intrigue, perhaps some emotional legerdemain, and not a little spiritual confusion. The outcome isn’t always funny, or even fun, except perhaps in the sense of the divine comedy.
It all comes around in the end, though!
Freedom. Freedom of expression even when it makes someone else uncomfortable, is part of being American. That’s why, when someone
(William Teach talked of this one earlier today, but the video he posted has been pulled. So, I am posting
Democrats might be right. It’s obvious that Americans have become a stupid people. Our schools have disgorged students who have