Tag: chabad

Why I believe Deborah Feldman

Why I believe Deborah Feldman Guest post By David Lerner Part 1: Concepts of print & Murder, she wrote. “Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo. It is the peculiar snare of the perplexed orthodox,” – H.G. Wells in The…

The Deborah Feldman fiasco

It seems that everyone (most of the frum community) was pretty pissed off at Deborah Feldman, but i guess those people never really wandered around the hundreds ex-chassidic blogs before. I also guess that every time one of our own…

Santa puts on tefillin

I’m sure that most of you have seen the picture of Santa putting on tefllin, but since I keep getting emails about it I might as well post it. Is it just me or is Chabad willing to go where…

Bonfire of the Frumities

Seems like every community I’ve lived in suffers the same problem every year at Lag B’omer — who really owns the holiday?  Chabad or the Community Kollel? It’s fair to say that Chabad got there first.  They’ve been doing these…

The most annoying frum Jews

There are a lot of different sects and sub groups within orthodoxy and some of them are quite annoying, this post came out of the idea I had to write about whether Messianic (Yechi) chabadnicks or Nannach Bresslovers were more…