Happy New Year!

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year, but there''s no harm in celebrating the secular New Year, too.

Cut the CROP

An unusual phenomenon takes place on JDate ... Rather than upload fresh new photos, members tend to alter old photos of themselves and crop out their ex-boyfriends and girlfriends. I'll bet there''s enough ex-couples on JDate practicing this crude technique in digital photographic editing that you could find all the pairs of photos with each ex-partner cropped out and make the pictures whole again, like a puzzle that wasn't meant to be.

Looking For

JDate wants to know if you are looking for: A date, Friend, Marriage, A long-term relationship, Marriage & Children, or Activity Partner. That last one always irked me, until I figured out its secret meaning ...

Lotta' Latkes

Latkes are nice, oily, fried cakes of grated potatoes traditionally served on Hanukkah.

If you are not latkes intolerant, try cooking some with this latke recipe.