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Light Side Last Updated: May 16, 2016 - 8:03:14 AM


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Israeli Satire of ISIS Performing at Eurovision Song Contest Explodes on Social Media
Though Israel did not emerge victorious in Saturday night’s Eurovision song contest in Stockholm, the country’s most famous TV satirists came up with a winning skit, ostensibly performed by Islamic State terrorists.

May 16, 2016 - 8:02:14 AM

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Putin Loses Handle On Military Inspection

Too funny. Russia President Vladimir Putin looks on, bemused, as the handle on the door of the armored SUV comes off in the hand of General Aleksandr Shevchenko, while the chief of the Russian Armed Forces General Staff, General Valery Gerasimov, looks on, appalled.


May 14, 2016 - 8:47:40 AM

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Gaza's first food truck brings out the hungry and curious
Mahmoud al-Hasnat, 28, had hoped to find himself standing in front of a camera while holding a microphone after graduating as a journalist from the Faculty of Information at the Palestine Polytechnic University. Instead, these days, he is standing with his brother Moath, 24, behind the window of a truck they designed and turned into a mobile food caravan they named Karmoshty, which in Arabic means 'bite.'

May 14, 2016 - 8:29:14 AM

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Was the French Resistance Jewish?
Jews led—and purposefully did not lead—some of the many specialized groups that fought Vichy France and its Nazi occupiers

May 9, 2016 - 2:58:08 PM

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Israel routs North Korea at ice hockey tournament in Mexico

This was not the first time that Israel and the isolated Communist state have met on the ice.


Apr 14, 2016 - 12:52:47 PM

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