Monthly Archives: April 2006

Holocaust, what holocaust?

Can someone please give George Clooney passes to Yad Vashem. “Clooney names three of what he calls the biggest genocides in the century—Rwanda, Cambodia, and Balkins, but fails to name the biggest one of them all—THE HOLOCAUST!” This is abosolutely … Continue reading

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Obligatory Milestone Post

This Friday the Life-Of-Rubin blog passed 50,000 unique hits. The blog passed 100,000 page views a couple weeks ago. The actual numbers as of today are: 50,182 total unique hits, 103,829 total page views, averaging 200 readers per day. Thank … Continue reading

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Motz. Shabbos Link Drops

Live in NY? Wanna see if a murder was committed close to home? This is a pretty scary use of Google Maps. Brought to us by the NY Times. Warning: May induce sleeplessness. Link (HT LR) I came across this … Continue reading

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Good Shabbos

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Matisyahu's YOUTH Goes Gold

Crossover Reggae artist Matisyahu reached another milestone this week as his latest album, Youth, was certified Gold by the RIAA. It marks the second Gold album for Matisyahu in the past three months, as his Live at Stubb’sCoachella, Sasquatch, Bonnaroo … Continue reading

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Construction Finally Begins at the World Trade Center Site

I drive by Ground Zero a lot. Every time I get upset. Why it’s taking this long is ridiculous. This September it will be FIVE YEARS. So I’m very happy to see construction finally beginning. I hope this isn’t just … Continue reading

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Tragedy in Flatbush

This is so horrible. Just heart wrenching. You can watch the video from CBS here. (Hat Tip Yeshiva World)

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