Monthly Archives: November 2007

Random Musing Before Shabbat – Tol’dot 5768 – Alternate Histories, Alternate Shmistories

Random Musing Before Shabbat – Tol’dot 5768 Alternate Histories, Alternate Shmistories Alternate histories have become a popular form of fiction these days. As I’ve already taken the liberty of  creating modern midrashim to enhance my understanding of the Torah, why … Continue reading

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Are Parents Really to Blame for Why Hebrew schools Fail?

While, as a religious school administrator, my first reflex upon seeing the title of this article was "yay, finally somebody who will say it out loud!", upon further reflection, it’s a rather simplistic, perhaps even naive and dangerous view. http://blog.beliefnet.com/virtualtalmud/2007/11/the-parents.html We … Continue reading

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Personal Web Pages Mess. A (Formerly? Loyal) Comcast Subscriber Asks: Is It Time to Pursue a Class Action?

Back in 1998, I first signed up for cable modem service with home.com, which was quickly acquired by Comcast. I’ve been a relatively loyal customer since, and haven’t really had a lot of service problems over the years. All in … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat – Hayyei Sarah 5768 – A High Price

Comcast’s "upgrade" to their personal web page hosts have still left me without the ability to upload to my personal website at http://www.durlester.com. It has been over 2-1/2 weeks! I am posting my Random Musings on my blog so they … Continue reading

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