Monthly Archives: November 2014

Random Musing Before Shabbat–Vayeitze 5775–Hapax Shabbat

In 2006, I wrote the following musing (But this is more than just that musing redux, so be sure to read on, even if you’ve read it before and recall my thoughts. Hapax Upon All Your Hapaxes 5767 (2006) Jacob … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat–Tol’dot 5775- Esau’s Plan

I’m going to revisit the issues I first discussed in 5762’s “Winners and Losers,” and 5763’s “Not Sticking In The Knife” and elaborate upon my thoughts on the subject. The initial question is whether or not Yitzkhak was a knowing … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat–Khayyei Sarah 5775–Revisiting L’kha Dodi Likrat Kala

(This is an updated version of a musing first written in 2000.) All around him were sadness, troubles, and pain. His father had been willing to kill him before G”d intervened. His mother was now dead (not that she had … Continue reading

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Random Musing Before Shabbat–Vayeira 5775–He’s A Family Guy? (Revised Redux 5769)

 If you’re not a fan of or familiar with the animated comedy series “Family Guy” by Seth McFarlane (who also produced the recent remake of Cosmos) you might not fully appreciate this recycled musing from 6 years ago. The show … Continue reading

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