I'm Going to Build a Wall… – Pinchas 5776

For ten years, one million men did nothing but eat, drink, sleep, and lay bricks. Brick after backbreaking brick, mile after backbreaking mile, the million-man workforce built a wall like the world had never seen before. Up mountains, along rivers, and plunging to valleys below, the wall undulated like a serpent, ever growing its tentacles, […]

Don't worry, you'll get used to it – Parshas Balak

Doing your taxes is about as much fun as a paper cut. As soon as tax season appears, the cut is cleanly sliced open, but the pain isn’t there yet. There’s an impending sense of doom, “this is going to hurt really bad.” Then you sit down to actually fill out your tax return and […]

They're Gr-r-r-r-eat! Korach 5776

To say that the Kellogg family grew up in austerity would be an understatement on par with saying that surgery without anesthesia might tingle a bit. As strict Seventh Day Adventists, the Kellogg family believed that taking indulging in any luxuries would bring the devil into your life, and make you desire all sorts of […]

The Richest Place on Earth… Sh’lach 5776

If you’re like 99% of the world, you’ve never heard of Nauru. That is because the Republic of Nauru is a tiny country with only .00014% of the world population! Naura is the third smallest country in the world, only bigger than the Vatican City and Monaco. And while the Vatican City is surrounded by […]