Sunday, September 25, 2005

Jewish History: A Glob of Snot?

Over at Biblical Theology Jim West critiques an article at IsraelInsider, which argues against Palestinian attepts to deny Jewish/Israeli historical ties to the land of Israel, by calling it a "Glob of Snot." As ever, Jim's professionalism absolutely astounds me.



EMC said...

West's blog is not worth reading; I've stopped looking at it altogether.

Eliyahu ben Avraham vaSarah said...

I'm seeing that more and more. Honestly I don't know why I've kept reading it as long as I have. I think you have the right idea.

olympiada said...

I will defend West. I like him. He is outspoken like me and my brother. I will not denounce him. I understand now. He has my vote.

Eliyahu ben Avraham vaSarah said...

Trust me, Oly, its not Jim's outspokeness that I have issues with. But I'm not asking anyone to "denounce" him or anyone else. We're all free to read or not read whatever we like. I personally don't feel his blog is worth my time anymore.

The background image on this page is a Hebrew translation of the verse from Bob Dylan's song  It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding), from which the title of this blog is taken. Translation courtesy of Yoram Aharon of Hod-HaSharon's page--found via YudelLine-- which has many Dylan lyrics in Hebrew.