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Monday, August 25, 2008

New Kids On The Block

Everyone please visit the link above and welcome two of Israel's best-known writers to the JBlogosphere. They've been here for several months and you may have read them already, but if you haven't yet met Haim Watzman (author of Company C and A Crack In The Earth, both of which I am proud to own) and Gershom Gorenberg (whose columns I've read, but not--yet--his best-selling The Accidental Empire)*, go over and introduce yourself.

Ah, g'wan! They're liberals. Go pick a fight (grin). But remember what Trep said: "Be nice." We're all Israelis and Jews together in this little slice of land, so disagree politely, if you disagree, or simply go there to take a break from my rants.

Have fun!

*Bakadiary disclosure: I am best friend's with Gershon's sister's friend, and my husband has worked for her law office, so while I have never personally met Gershon, he's one of my landzmen from the Old County.


Blogger Haim Watzman said...

Thanks for the plug! Gershom and I look forward to upsetting Baka Diary's readers--politely. But we're not just about politics--we write a lot about books, film, poetry, and culture as well.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at 8:51:00 AM GMT+3  
Blogger aliyah06 said...

My pleasure. Upset us, please. Blogging can get just a bit too incestuous if we only talk to the people who agree with us All The Time, as gratifying as such agreement can be. One of the things I love about Jerusalem is its culture, and I'm happy to link to your blog in anticipation of your plugs and pans of what is currently available out there.


Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at 12:38:00 PM GMT+3  

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