links for 2009-04-06
April 6, 2009
Geez, who isn’t in the Obamas’ family? Great profile of Chicago rabbi Capers Funnye, Michelle Obama’s first cousin and a leader of one of the largest black synagogues in the country (about 200 members). Forgive the starry eyes, but I am continually struck by how wonderful it is to have a president familiar with so many facets of American experience.
In the age of print media decline, the short story still flourishes.