August 21, 2006

(Reb Yudel)

Why I subscribe to Blogs, not the New York Times, part XXI

From Talkining Points Memo:

Number of reporters contributing to Friday's front page New York Times story on the JonBenet Ramsey case: 13

Number of reporters contributing to Friday's front page New York Times story on the federal court ruling that the NSA warrantless wiretapping program is unconstitutional: 2

August 16, 2006

(Reb Yudel)

Talkin' about the generations...

When I was young, I would interview my grandparents with a tape recorder about life in the olden days. And I would listen to the bittersweet recordings of aged Hebrews recorded on Simon and Garfunkel's Bookends album.

But today's kids... they have video cameras, they have YouTube, and the result is this very charming interview with an elderly Lower East Side resident, courtesy of high schooler Yarden Yanover: