Thursday, April 17, 2014 Nisan 17, 5774

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It's Deja's view all over again. And fans of classical animated features are forever grateful that it is. What Polish-born animator Andreas Deja has done is take the business of pencil-pushing and elevated it into high art. Because the pencils he's been pushing push the envelope of the animated world that is Walt Disney. Sure, CGI has gotten the gee-whiz...
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Gloria Hayes Kremer- JE Feature
So you think you send that lovely Valentine's Day card because you are such a sweet, thoughtful person? Perhaps - but not necessarily, says Dr. Frank Melone, a retired psychologist from Pennsylvania State University, who believes some people send cards because of real sentiment while others are inspired by psychological and hidden motives. And while it's far from a Jewish-oriented...
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Pear that feeling with some fruit!
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Andrew Schloss
February's a barren month. The bounty of last autumn's harvest is a dim memory, and we're still months away from the first growth in spring. But to make the best of what we've got, I have just two words for you - fruit and nuts. Traditionally, the depth of winter is a time when even stalwart produce disappears, and in...
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Utilizing images of a rising sun and of rolling green fields, the packaging of many organic products evokes healthy living, of getting back to nature and reclaiming all that is pristine in the world. But following a last-minute amendment to a routine congressional appropriations bill last year, consumers, producers and marketers of what's billed as the cleanest food available are...
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Cantor David F. Tilman,
Two new albums deliver beautiful and elegant musical moments worthy of your interest. The self-titled debut album of 22-year-old jazz singer Sophie Milman reflects a deep and mature understanding of her chosen musical idiom - almost incredible for such a young performer, and especially so for a singer. Born in Russia under the Communist regime, Milman and her family immigrated...
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