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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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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