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  1. A Surprising New Sign Language.Read the original story

    Saturday | Languagehat.com

    Julie Sedivy of the University of Calgary has a post with the hyperbolic, but apparently not actually deceptive, title "The Unusual Language That Linguists Thought Couldn't Exist": Languages, like human bodies, come in a variety of shapes-but only to a point. Just as people don't sprout multiple heads, languages tend to veer away from certain forms that might spring from an imaginative mind.


  2. On the Festival of Booths, a cornucopia of festivalsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | The Times of Israel

    You may have thought that summertime was the prime season for festivals, but you would have been wrong. We were all wrong.


  3. a Kiss for the homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    Hard-rock band KISS are to perform in Israel as part of the next leg of their world tour, frontman Gene Simmons said this week in a Facebook post. Simmons, who plays bass and sings lead vocals in the legendary band, was born Chaim Witz in Haifa and emigrated to New York City with his mother, a Holocaust survivor from Hungary, at the age of eight.


  4. Belgian Waffles & Falafels: Delicious Memories of the 1964-65 World's Fair.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Examiner.com

    If you are of a certain age and can remember the year 1964, your summer vacation time answer to that question no doubt included the New York World's Fair in Flushing Meadows Queens.


  5. The best Haifa has to offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2010 | NileGuide

    A 45 minute train or bus ride north will get your to one of Israel's four largest cities: Haifa.


  6. Mayor Ed Lee travels large, thanks to donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | SFGate

    San Francisco's globe-trotting Mayor Ed Lee was treated to more $95,000 in travel last year courtesy of private donors and foundations.