December 18, 2013 at 2:00 am by noamsienna
(continued from part one here) “Over You Gold Shall Have No Dominion”: Greed, Goodness, and Learning to Grow The Dwarvish love of gold was not necessarily an inherent curse: the Dwarves were lovers of stones and gems, but “they are not evil by nature, and few ever served the Enemy of free will, whatever the […]
March 20, 2013 at 1:04 am by Jonah Rank
Reviewing a few albums that may be just a little too self-absorbed. Paramore’s All We Know Is Falling, and a few discs from the Black Keys.
September 11, 2012 at 10:24 pm by Jonah Rank
Art vs. Torah as outlets: exhibited by Sara Bareilles, Amanda Palmer, and the rabbis.
August 27, 2012 at 12:31 am by Jonah Rank
Accepting our destinies and trying to change them: drawing inspiration and frustration from Weird Al and The Boss. Also: Jewish views on astrology! (Maimonides thought it was dumb.)
July 27, 2012 at 2:52 pm by Jonah Rank
The Dark Knight Rises depicts a true period of despair and destruction during the bleary Hebrew month of Av–the beginning of which marked the Aurora shooting.