December 21st, 2002

Come Requiesce With Us!

ygurvitz, cinamon, and yours truly are going to a concert in the Performing Arts Center in Tel-Aviv. The program features a Mozart marathon: the Great Mass followed by the Requiem, with Gary Berthini conducting the Jerusalem Symphonic Orchestra, on January 1st, 2003.

Due to a misunderstanding, I found myself with a spare ticket. This is your chance! Come join us! It cost me only 90 NIS, after I used some MasterCard whatchamacallems to get a discount. Let me know if you want the ticket.
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Coca-Cola is Gesunt!

Chaim from HebrewBooks.org contacted me about linking to his project from mine (Project Ben-Yehuda). I checked out his site, to see if it is indeed relevant for the BY project's link section, and discovered that it is a serious resource with religious Jewish texts written in America since the 19th century, available as Adobe PDF files. Among other things, it offers complete issues of several Jewish magazines, such as HaPardes (lit: "the orchard", a very meaningful term in Jewish mysticism, but also a pun on the editor's name), wherein I found the following gem:

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