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Soccer Shtetl 1: Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

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Share:Soccer Shtetl is a weekly column touching on Judaism, the Torah and soccer. Authored by David Tenenbaum, Soccer Shtetl is fully licensed and fully Jewish. Since the Jewish year 5775 has just started, we are just beginning the study of the Torah. In fact, the Torah portion this week is B’reishit. Some of you may know that as Genesis one …

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Landon Donovan – We Hardly Knew Ye

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Share:It was the low point of my soccer watching career. I sat on the cold tile, naked but for my boxer briefs, moping at 9 AM. The United States were about to fall out of the group stage of the 2010 World Cup, at the deadly hands of Algeria. There were but a few minutes left, all hope was lost. …

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