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Take the mechitza down

October 31, 2006

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Tell me what you guys think. Every time I go to a chasunah (wedding) I see the Berlin Wall dividing the sexes preventing any socializing, I understand the issues with mixed dancing, tznius, and plain old super choomra’s, but what I DONT undertsand is why they cannot have singles sitting together- or some sort of […]

Then G-d created indoor mountain bike parks

October 31, 2006

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I have ridden many of the “cream your pants” spots in my lifetime. I have ridden the smooth red rock canyons of Moab, Utah. I have sailed through the wide open fields on the sandy singletrack that stretches through miles of wilderness in Sun Valley, Idaho. I have dropped off wooden stunts and ridden log […]

This wedding had a Berlin wall style mechitza

October 29, 2006

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What ever happened to the good old days of the shmorg, I wondered as I loaded up on the measly offering of pasta salad and sliced peppers. I stared around the room and tried to get a glimpse of the scenery. Pounds and pounds of makeup, fancy dresses covering up lumpy behinds, and lots of […]

My first downhilling experience

October 28, 2006

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My first time downhill mountain biking was like an all day high and not actually comming down until the next day when I woke up aching and dealing with gooey icy hot. Ski-Plattekill arguably the greatest downhill spot on the east coast-is located in Roxbury NY just off my favorite road in NY-State, Route 30. […]

Nothing like punk rockin skater chicks

October 28, 2006

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I remember that sweltering summer day quite well, I remember my roomate was sick as pissed off he couldn’t be with me, I remember my shaggy hair full of sweat, I remember how baggy my clothes were back then, I remember my old Camary plastered with stickers of bands and bike companies I loved, I […]

An article about frum porn: Thanks to one of my new readers

October 27, 2006

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Yeshiva Bochur Gets Heter to be Porn Star BROOKLYN, NEW YORK – [TheKnish.com] Shimmy Goldblatt has a megawatt smile, killer dimples, incredible looks, a rock hard body with six-pack abs and an anatomical feature that has caused his friends to joke that the mohel didn’t take off enough. Goldblatt knew at a young age that […]

Drive from Albany to Cleveland

October 27, 2006

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So I had to drive from Albany to Cleveland yesterday and make a stop in Buffalo at my favorite bookstore. I must say the Thruway ranks up there as one of the most boring roads one can take across New York State. Not my choice I prefer the 88 or 31 or newly built 86 […]