Category: Random thoughts

I like dating divorcees

“She’s a wonderful girl, excellent middot,” said my shadchan. “She has a job, comes from a respectable family, and shares your Russian-speaking background.” I’ve heard this line before, so I was already prepared for the downside, the big “but” that…

On the downtown Manhattan mosque

I was passing through downtown Manhattan recently and happened upon a huge rally of self-described patriots protesting a planned Islamic center that would be built two blocks north of the World Trade Center (known to tourists as Ground Zero). I…

Wanderlust Rant

Before I had two blogs, whenever I wrote something that had nothing humorous to it I would just post it on my more personal blog which is called Frum Outdoorsman, it is rarely updated but this was one of the…