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Back of the Pub Nokia N95 8GB Sunday, July 27th, 2008.

Glory of St Pancras
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So lovely, this champagne bar alongside Eurostar — the wood, the sconces, the intricate roof, the deliberate warm colors, the proportions — it’s like being inside a giant Frank Lloyd Wright living room.

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Glory of St Pancras iPhone 4S London, England Monday, November 19th, 2012.

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Back of the Pub Nokia N95 8GB Sunday, July 27th, 2008.

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I love this branch of the Aroma coffee chain. It seems so decadent and wholesome at once that all these national basics, these pleasures, are available down at the Dead Sea and at the same price as anywhere else in the country.

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Tabletop Aroma Olympus C5050 Ein Bokek, Israel Friday, April 11th, 2008.

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Woman and Donuts Near Pier Nokia 6630 Saturday, December 2nd, 2006.

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Everything I’m Dreaming Of Nokia 6630 Sunday, April 16th, 2006.

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Once, when I thought I was not long for this world, my perception of our elders shifted totally; instead of pitying them their frailty and physical devastation, I envied them their achievement and acquisition of elderliness. Although I remember having that feeling, I can no longer feel it.

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Man reading newspaper at Aroma Olympus C5050 Jerusalem, Israel Saturday, July 10th, 2004.

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Briefs

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

Sunday, May 12th, 2013

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Prescribing a new bit of etiquette: the phone stack. Everyone places their phone facedown in the center of the restaurant table. Whoever picks theirs up, pays the bill.

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Exhaustive and wonderful list of what Alli Magidsohn expects to miss upon leaving Israel after 7 years, published by the impressive David Horowitz’s new The Times of Israel. (Not so sure about “the ferocity of celebration here” though, at least among the non-religious.)

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

 

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

“Hash browns, yes or no?” “Never. They’re American.” On the English breakfast and thereby Britain itself.

Sunday, April 12th, 2009

The Telegraph and The Times on Heston Blumenthal’s Little Chef at Popham.

 
 

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