This Aliyah Moment is Brought to You by the Letter Aleph

Well, my loyal readers, I had hoped to churn out a deep, thoughtful 475 page post about my vacation (more than just my impressions of American grocery stores and US Weekly's most recent article on ______'s baby bump), all the reflection I did about my...

Editor's note: After publishing this post, I realized that I completely failed to take into account that today is Tisha B'av, the day where we mourn the destruction of the 2nd Temple, along with many other tragedies throughout Jewish history. While I almost always do...