Hanu-Cubs, Night 1

Hanukah begins tonight, and I wanted to put my collection of Cubs baseball cards to work to commemorate the season. In order to do this, I have brought out a ceramic┬ámenorah that was purchased at a garage sale many years ago. If I was actually Jewish, I’d probably have a better one to use forContinue reading “Hanu-Cubs, Night 1”

All we need is just a little patience

Yom Kippur begins at sundown tonight, and before the atoning begins I wanted to share a story about one of the Jewish players who has had a long and successful career in the big leagues. But, of course, there’s a personal angle to this tale, which you may or may not not be able toContinue reading “All we need is just a little patience”