Monthly Archives: May 2011

When Good People Do Crazy Things

Start with a cage containing five monkeys. Inside the cage, hang a banana on a string and place a set of stairs under it. Before long, a monkey will go to the stairs and start to climb towards the banana.

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The World is a great place! We mess it up.

A guest post by @Abrisker. The World is a great place! We mess it up. Luzatto writes that the world could’ve fulfilled its purpose instantaneously through Adam, had he not sinned. The fact that we have issues, problems, and not

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Pesach Sheini – A Second Chance

Two beautiful Torahs for Pesach Sheini …plus some great links at the bottom.   The Voice of Torah: Pesach Sheini – Dealing With Failure – by Rabbi Chaim Goldberger “This bold yearning to draw closer to God than is expected,

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A little story

This is a story about a man and his horse. This is a story that we should contemplate as we read the news, remember the dead, and try to make sense of our lives. There was a man who had

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