One Man's Trash
Separating your trash into milchig and fleishig bins is by no means required by the laws of kashrut. In fact, I cannot think of an instance where this would make any sense. Yet I have heard tales of Super Jews who actually do this.
BangItOut.com's The Daily Bang lists this practice as one of 60 ways to appear frum & intellectual.
Orthodox conversion to Judaism requires mikveh and brit milah or hatafat dam brit, and observance of all mitzvot (commandments) of the Torah.
Non-Orthodox conversion to Judaism through Reform or Conservative process may require less, though some authorities may not consider the conversion valid.
The Difference is Black and White
There are more than 90,000 Beta Israel, Ethiopian Jews, in Israel.
In 1984, 6,500 Ethiopian Jews were airlifted to Israel. In 1991, over 14,000 more Ethiopian Jews were airlifted. There may be a few left, although according to the Embassy of The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Stockholm official web site religion profile, there aren't.
Does anyone know how to say, "Ess, ess, mein kind" in Amharic?
Water, water everywhere
hooking up. Go ahead, ask anyone.
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