Category: Chumras and Bans

Messing with BT’s on Pesach

Messing with BT’s has been a Frum Satire tradition for several years now. It doesn’t get old, because you can really have a messing with BT’s post for every holiday, Jewish event or regular daily life, I even had one…

Bans that never made it

I am sure there are more bans that never made it, but this is just a short list that I could come up with…. Fish: Several years ago when it was discovered that water was unkosher because of the bugs…

Pregnant women should be banned

Sent to me om Facebook Pregnant women should be banned, according to a Jewish organization whose name has been withheld to protect me. After viewing a drawing of the matriarch, Rivka, pregnant with her future sons, Yaakov and Esav, as…

Vacations are almost banned

Its been some time since the Charedim have tried to ban something, this is mostly because the riots, the gays and the scandals have kept the Rabbis and their henchmen from concentrating on more important things like banning vacations, the…

Kipah Sruga Burning in Bnei Brak

Thousands of Charedim gathered today to protest a new Hesder Yeshiva being build within the city limits of Bnei Brak. They burnt dumpsters filled with kipah srugas, colorful tichels, Rav Kook seforim and those artsy drawings of the ten sefirot…

My Rebbes So Shtark That…

Yesterday on Twitter @noahroth created a new hash tag called #myrebbessoshtark and asked me to play along. For all of you who are missing out on what may possibly be the most fun online program since AOL Jewish chat, Twitter…