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Jul 7, 2018, 12:57 AM
The Zionist’s Guide To The World Cup–Day 22
WARNING: This blog will contain an obscure reference to the Napoleonic Wars as the 1812 Invasion of Russia/War & Peace theme is driven completely into the ground. But first, let's look at today's quarterfinals.... It was yet another day of...
Jul 5, 2018, 11:10 PM
How do you inherit your heritage? Ritual!
Jokes and borscht from my parents' Russia pale in comparison to the customs and practices of Judaism
Jul 4, 2018, 12:56 AM
The Zionist’s Guide To The World Cup–Day 20
Pick your analogy: 1) Rosencrantz and Guildenstern repeatedly flipping a coin which always ends up heads in the first scene of "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead;" or 2) Lucy snatching away the other kind of football just before Charlie Brown...
Jul 3, 2018, 8:07 AM
Refugees and Security: Israel’s Dilemma in Southwest Syria
Israel is bracing for any scenario in the areas just east and southeast of the Golan Heights, as it expects heavy fighting between the Assad regime and rebels in the Dara’a province to continue. Syrian and Russian efforts to...
Jul 3, 2018, 8:07 AM
The Zionist’s Guide To The World Cup — Day 19
In yesterday’s blog post, I advised those using the Zionist’s Guide rankings for betting purposes to wait one day before betting the farm. Mexico outplayed Brazil in the first half and was unlucky not to score at least once....
Jul 2, 2018, 11:58 PM
Israel’s Southern Syria Decision Time
Assad’s army is moving south. In recent weeks, elite forces that led offensives such as the capture of Eastern Ghouta have been massing at the edges of rebel-held areas in Quneitra and Daraa. These frontlines have been quiet ever...
Jul 2, 2018, 7:18 AM
The Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup — Day 18
I don't know if anyone out there in the internet ether is using the Zionist's Guide rankings as a betting guide, but the rankings did provide three of the four winners so far. If, however, the rankings do presage...
Jul 1, 2018, 9:01 AM
The Zionist’s Guide To The World Cup — Day 17
Argentina has given the Zionist Guide more consternation than any other country during this World Cup cycle. First, they scheduled the friendly with Israel, then cancelled it due to political pressures from various quarters. We stuck with them in...
Jun 30, 2018, 9:50 PM
The Decline of Civility and Respect
I don't know about you, but I am very disturbed by a certain trend in America, particularly with respect to politics. Americans have always thrived on having a healthy discourse among themselves with respect to political issues. Often, we...
Jun 30, 2018, 12:50 AM
The Zionist’s Guide To The World Cup—Day 16
And then there were sixteen.... Given the American obsession with ranking things, we will now take opportunity with this open date to rank the remaining teams left in the World Cup, from worst to least objectionable. Here goes: 16) Sweden. There...