Author of "Embracing Auschwitz" and "Mensch•Marks: Life Lessons of a Human Rabbi - Wisdom for Untethered Times." Winner of the Rockower Award, the highest honor in Jewish journalism and 2019 Religion News Association Award for Excellence in Commentary. Musings of a rabbi, journalist, father, husband, poodle-owner, Red Sox fan and self-proclaimed mensch, taken from essays, columns, sermons and thin air. Writes regularly in the New York Jewish Week and Times of Israel.
Friday, January 8, 2010
The World's Biggest (and Most Delicious) Hummus
Zohan, eat your heart out. The world's largest plate of hummus was cooked up today in the hummus capital of Israel, the Israeli-Arab town of Abu Ghosh. According to reports, Arabs and Jews were dancing together in the streets in celebration of this record making event as 50 of the world's best hummus chefs pooled their resources to create a masterpiece. See the full story here and here.