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Zoomance: Israel-UAE Peace Deal Sparks Plans For Lion Cub Play Dateby Shifra on August 23, 2020
Online “zoomance” – sweet ! Via Times of Israel. Israelis and Emiratis aren’t waiting for their governments to formally sign a deal normalizing relations and are already making new friendships, for themselves and their lion cubs. The latest sign that the peace deal, announced last week, could be Israel’s warmest yet with an Arab country came on Monday when the Tisch Family Zoological Gardens in Jerusalem, popularly known as the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo, sparked up an online romance with Abu Dhabi’s Al Ain Zoo…. Always together towards wildlife conservation 💚By the way, How do we write “Al Ain Zoo” in Hebrew 😄💙 https://t.co/6DRQA8U5PA — Al Ain Zoo (@AlAinZooUAE) August 17, 2020 Our curious Shaqra, which means blonde, says Hi 😄✋🏻💚We...
Flashback: John Kerry Warns Trump Moving Embassy to Jerusalem Will Be A Disasterby Shifra on August 14, 2020
Yeah, no. The “explosion” Kerry predicted is actually the explosion of *peace* in the Middle East. Netanyahu now predicts a “new era of Israeli relations with the Arab world,” and said other deals with Arab countries would follow. Via Times of Israel. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who will leave office in two weeks’ time, warned on Friday of “an absolute explosion” in the Middle East should President-elect Donald Trump decide to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. “You’d have an explosion,” he said in an interview with CBS. “You’d have an explosion – an absolute explosion in the region, not just in the West Bank and perhaps even in Israel itself, but throughout the region…. And here is...
ICYMI: Jerry Nadler ‘Battles’ Face Mask. It Does Not Go Well.by Shifra on June 10, 2020
Nadler loves to call President Trump “incompetent.” This, from a man who could probably not find his way out of a paper bag. HT TAM @DiGraceNY This person has power over you. pic.twitter.com/I2smbAFtTq — Dave Rubin (@RubinReport) June 9, 2020 And yes, the video is even better when set to this music 🙂 Works better with "Curb your Enthusiasm" music. pic.twitter.com/Bd3eUzy7Di — ★Lͩsͣcͮoͥtͩt★ (@dlscott1111) June 9, 2020
Video Disaster: Biden ‘Virtual Rally’ Has Audio Glitches, Distorted Faces, Blank Screenby Shifra on May 8, 2020
Yep, let’s put someone in the Oval Office who never even ran a lemonade stand, and has a team who put together a 45-minute campaign video that looks like it was produced by some very talented third-graders. Yeah, ‘Go Joe’…or something. Via BizPac Review. Democrat Joe Biden unintentionally provided some much-needed comic relief amid the coronavirus lockdowns that have decimated the once-sizzling U.S. economy. Biden held a virtual campaign rally for Tampa, Florida, which descended into an epic dumpster fire marred by amateurish technical glitches. The 47-minute virtual rally was live-streamed on YouTube, but Biden didn’t even appear until 37 minutes in…. The video feeds were delayed and the event was punctuated by awkward silences. At some points during the...
CA Dumps Skate Park With Tons Of Sand. Skaters Turn It Into Dirt Bike Trackby Shifra on April 20, 2020
Defiant Residents 1, California Gubmint 0 🙂 Via Daily Wire. California authorities tried to stop skateboarders by dumping literally tons of sand into at least two area skateparks in an effort to enforce so-called “social distancing.” However, the effort was for naught, it seems. Young residents in California responded to the government’s extreme social distancing enforcement action by grabbing a few shovels, buckets, and booms and turning at least one sand-filled skatepark into a park for both skating and dirt biking…. LOOOL checkmate government dweebs Turning skatepark into a dirt bike track now pic.twitter.com/GYHi6cQvZo — COLTYBRAH (@coltybrah) April 20, 2020
WWII Submarine Missing 75 Years Found Off Japan Coast: ‘We Just Found 80 Men’by Shifra on November 11, 2019
Rest In Peace, heroes all. Via NYT. A 75-year-old mystery has been solved, and the families of 80 American sailors lost at sea will now have closure: the U.S.S. Grayback has finally been found…. The mystery began on Jan. 28, 1944, when the Grayback, one of the most successful American submarines of World War II, sailed out of Pearl Harbor for its 10th combat patrol. By late March it was more than three weeks overdue to return, and the Navy listed the submarine as missing and presumed lost…. The Grayback was thought to have gone down in the open ocean 100 miles east-southeast of Okinawa. But the Navy had unknowingly relied on a flawed translation of Japanese war records that...
Homeless ‘Subway Soprano’ Lands Major Recording Contractby Shifra on October 2, 2019
Sweet! Via NY Post. How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Sing in the subway, apparently. A homeless Russian singer who went viral for her incredible performance just scored a major record deal. Emily Zamourka, who captured the hearts of Los Angeles subway riders and internet fans, has been offered a recording contract, TMZ reports…. The producer first learned of the now-infamous singer after the Los Angeles Police Department tweeted a video of her singing opera in a subway station. The internet immediately fell in love with the 52-year-old, who became homeless after a series of bad luck. Zamourka moved to the United States more than two decades ago and was teaching violin and piano lessons, but fell ill and...
Video: 95-Year-Old Film Discovered In Junk Shop Shows Life In 1920s Kansasby Shifra on July 15, 2019
Neat! Via Fox News. Incredible film footage discovered in a junk shop shows a 1924 parade in Wichita in stunning detail…. The 5-minute silent video was posted to YouTube by the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum. Crowds of onlookers are seen watching the “Boys Loyalty Parade,” that took place on May 1, 1924. A celebration of youth, the parade features marching bands, floats and even bicyclists. At various points, streetcars and early 20th-century cars and trucks can be seen passing by. Groups taking part in the parade include the American Indian Institute, Boy Scouts, Kiwanis, Lions Clubs, YMCA and local schools. The museum notes that an unidentified group of young African-American men and an unidentified girls and boys band also participate…....
Israeli Scientists Find Possible Cure For Cancer. Will BDS Israel-Haters Boycott That, Too?by Shifra on January 29, 2019
The Jew-hating anti-Israel “Boycott Divest Sanction” crowd really needs to show some consistency, don’t you think? Here are all the products they should consider boycotting, via a 2008 YouTube clip: Via Daily Wire. For all the Israel-haters out there, they’d better hope that that Israelis are forgiving if they are stricken with cancer, because if a new report out of Israel turns out to be true, scientists in the Jewish state have discovered a cure. And not just a cure for certain forms of cancer, but a complete cure for the deadly disease. According to Dan Aridor, chairman of the board of Accelerated Evolution Biotechnologies Ltd. (AEBi) and CEO Dr. Ilan Morad, their treatment will not need time for the...
Poll: ‘None Of The Above’ Most Popular To Oppose President Trump in 2020by Shifra on November 11, 2018
Lots o’ Dems think they can beat President Trump in 2020. Getting the popcorn ready; This is going to fun to watch. Via The Hill. With the 2018 midterms in the rearview mirror, several Democrats are gearing up for the 2020 presidential contest. But so far, no Democrat has attracted broad support from the party’s base, according to a new Hill.TV American Barometer poll. The survey, conducted among 680 registered voters who identified themselves as Democrats or independents, found that “none of the above” was the most popular choice among potential 2020 challengers to President Trump. Thirty percent of the sample said they would prefer that “none of the above” become the Democratic nominee when asked to choose among former...
Video: Pizza Guy Stuns Family With ‘Moonlight Sonata’ On Pianoby Cynthia on August 2, 2018
**Bumped Up From TAMWire. Posted by Cynthia** You never know who is delivering your pizza! A baseball star who happens to be a child prodigy on the side. God bless America. Via Daily Mail. A restaurant worker delivered a lot more than a pizza to a Michigan family when he sat down at their baby grand piano and played a flawless rendition of a Beethoven masterpiece. Julie Varchetti said her husband, Paul, had ordered their kids a pizza from Hungry Howie’s in Shelby Township. When the delivery guy, 18-year-old Bryce Dudal, spotted their piano in the foyer of their home and asked if he could take a look at it. Paul invited the recent high school graduate inside and asked...
Video: Puppy Paramedic ‘Saves’ Cop in CPR Demoby Shifra on June 26, 2018
“A dog is the only being in the world that will love you more than it loves itself.” — 19th century American writer Henry Wheeler Shaw, who used the pen name Josh Billings. Via CBS News. Poncho, a police dog in Madrid, has become an internet sensation after a video showing him appearing to perform CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) on his handler went viral. Poncho was taking part in a first aid awareness event for elementary school kids visiting a Madrid police headquarters. The video has been viewed more than 2 million times since it was published on the Madrid police’s twitter account on June 22. In the accompanying message, the police playfully note that “heroic” Poncho “didn’t hesitate for even...
Blind Dachshund And Pit Bull ‘Best Friends’ Find Permanent Home… Togetherby Shifra on June 8, 2018
This has been a week filled with sad news. As Tammy just noted on Twitter: I was inclined to say 'screw this week.' Instead, I've decided to use this weekend to reflect on blessings & concentrate on the magnificence of life & the new opportunities every new day brings. — Tammy Bruce (@HeyTammyBruce) June 8, 2018 In that spirit, here is a story to remind us of love and kindness and the “magnificence of life.” Via CBS News. A blind dachshund named O.J. and his pit bull sidekick, Dozer, stole the hearts of millions earlier this year. The unlikely duo were inseparable when they turned up at Richmond Animal Care and Control in Virginia. The two dogs were brought to...
Google Finds ‘Beautiful’ Is Top Misspelled Word in Americaby Shifra on June 3, 2018
Americans don’t know how to spell “beautiful” ? This is so embrrasing, er, embarrassing. Via CNET. Yacht. Chaos. Apparel. Connecticut. These are some of the words America most needs help spelling, according to a Google Trends visualization released this week. The chart breaks down to most-searched words by state. By the way, it’s Maine that’s asking how to spell “Connecticut.” In case you’re overly worried about America’s informal online spelling bee, keep in mind that Google’s data comes from top-searched “how to spell” queries. So it’s possible a lot of these searchers knew how to spell the words right, but just wanted to double check. Perhaps more interesting here is comparing the 2018 results with those from 2017. My state...
Paralyzed Man Finishes London Marathon With Aid of Israeli ‘ReWalk’ Robotic Suitby Shifra on April 26, 2018
The story about the miracle of technology…and the grit and determination of this thirty-four year old man. Via Times of Israel. Britain’s Simon Kindleysides, a 34-year old man paralyzed from the waist down, set out at 10 a.m. on Sunday and in 36 hours walked the London Marathon, becoming the first paralyzed man to complete the course on foot. To perform his feat, he used Israeli technology — the ReWalk exoskeleton, a suit for patients with spinal cord injuries that helps them walk independently with the help of computers and motion sensors…. “This is the furthest I have ever walked in my entire life,” he said at 22 miles. And at mile 25, he said, “Bring it on, I’m almost...