You’re completely soaked. That’s because he was using the best, fastest, and furthest-shooting water gun on the market. “Just you wait,” you call to your brother. And you slosh of ...

By Malka Winner

Story Time
“I’ll spare myself from your guesses, Richard. Instead, make yourself useful and travel to the only people in my country who can answer my question, the Jews. Bring me their wises ...

By Yehuda Bromberg

Win or Lose
Then he thought of his parents. They had been so nervous about the rent. If he won the building, they would never have to pay rent again. He had to win the building. He must get a ...

By Chaim Finkelstein

Close Call
“I know you as well as I know myself,” she said sharply. “There’s something devastatingly wrong with you"

By Devoiry Braunstein

Magazine Feature
Jewish barbers see lines snaking around the block the week before Pesach, and then suddenly all is quiet until the Lag B’omer rush. Stories from the other side of the chair before ...

By C.S. Teitelbaum and Chananel Shapiro and Yisroel Besser

The Rose Report
The Deal of the Century will come: here’s how Israel should cope with it

By Binyamin Rose

Who was Rav Naftali Tzvi, or Rav Naftulche as he was affectionately known? What was his connection with Rabi Shimon bar Yochai?

By F.H. Einhorn

They tell us what it is that our readers want

By Shoshana Friedman

A tragedy swept under the rug?

By Rabbi Henoch Plotnik

Second Thoughts
The classic rabbinic dictum still stands

By Rabbi Emanuel Feldman