Too much peroxide? Blond person falsely reports year-old Greek sea find as new for leftist paper Haaretz

As if the Megyn Kelly affair weren’t bad enough…you remember her, the posing journaliste but actually failed attorney who managed to claw her way to the top of the news world until her tone-deaf utterances about blackface put her in her rightful place–as a petulant egomaniac who needs some (re-)educating. The era of fake news has not wholly effaced the age-old journalistic phenomenon of hacks … Continue reading Too much peroxide? Blond person falsely reports year-old Greek sea find as new for leftist paper Haaretz

It’s not war, it’s just the Middle East: Tel Aviv flight patterns again altered due to risk of rocket fire

Swiftly following on the heels of an Israeli security operation inside the Gaza Strip late Sunday night in which a senior Hamas terrorist commander and one Israeli officer were killed, the IDF (Israel Defense Forces) ordered changes to flight patterns to Ben Gurion Airport—essentially Israel’s only international airport. Last month, after terrorist factions in the Gaza Strip fired dozens of rockets toward Israel, authorities at … Continue reading It’s not war, it’s just the Middle East: Tel Aviv flight patterns again altered due to risk of rocket fire

Flights to and from Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport Briefly Suspended

Due to a military incident involving Israel and Syria, flights into and out of Ben Gurion International Airport were briefly suspended Saturday, Israeli media reported. Immediately following the incident, in which an Israeli F-16 jet was shot down by Syrian fire,  civilian airspace over northern Israel was shut down.  The flight suspensions at Ben Gurion, much to the south of the Israeli-Jordanian-Syrian border area, lasted … Continue reading Flights to and from Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport Briefly Suspended

4 Ways to Travel in Israel Free

For almost as long as I’ve been traveling to Israel, and certainly when I lived there, prospective visitors have asked me the same question: where should I go? The answer to that question depends of course on what your chief interests are, but is often followed by whether you should travel independently or book a tour. To which I respond, Would you book a tour … Continue reading 4 Ways to Travel in Israel Free

YES KAN DO! ISRAEL’S PUBLIC BROADCASTER GETS ITS CLOSE-UP

filed by Antoine de GRANT If you thought politics in the Holy Land were complicated, how about giving Israeli television a whirl? An American in Israel flipping on the TV at any given moment is likely to find an array of news and entertainment content with a substantive-to-silly range you would normally only ascribe to a much larger country (such as ours). But then Israel … Continue reading YES KAN DO! ISRAEL’S PUBLIC BROADCASTER GETS ITS CLOSE-UP