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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

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Curious Times Episode 26: Jonah Sanderson on Jewish Renewal and Suicide Prevention

A conversation on overcoming obstacles and finding renewal in Judaism. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Curious Times Episode 25: Honoring the Meron 45

Thoughts on a global candle lighting ceremony to honor the 45 victims of Mount Meron. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow...

Daniel Levin: Proof of Life

Shmuel Rosner and Daniel Levin discuss Levin's new book, "Proof of Life: Twenty Days on the Hunt for a Missing Person in the Middle...

Mindy and Mandy Moved Us While Oscars Snoozed Us

After briefly breaking down the Oscars, the Bagels compare it to the Jewish community after COVID (of course) and wonder if the trailers for "In The...

Curious Times Episode 24: Mourning the Meron Tragedy

Reflections on the Meron tragedy and a commentary by Shmuel Rosner. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Ryan P. Burge: The Nones

Shmuel Rosner and Ryan P. Burge discuss his latest book, "The Nones: Where They Came From, Who They Are, and Where They Are Going". Dr....

Curious Times Episode 23: A Trial for Halimi and a Beautiful Story

Three stories on my mind: Halimi, an Israeli miracle, and a community story. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa...

Einat Nathan: My Everything

Shmuel Rosner and Einat Nathan discuss her bestselling book, now out in english, "My Everything: The Parent I Want to Be, The Children I...

Curious Times Episode 22: A 76-Year Reunion and a Jewish Take on Earth Day

Reflections on notable stores and a difficult Torah portion. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Shtisel, Shiva and Donny Oy Vey!

What do shivas and b'nai mitzvah have in common? Bagels, of course, and this week, it's the new films "Shiva Baby" and "Donny's Bar...

Curious Times Episode 21: A few gifts for Israel’s birthday and the weekly Torah portion

Reflections from Rabbi Adam Kligfeld and Matthew Schultz. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Gadi Taub: Global Elites and National Citizens

Shmuel Rosner and Gadi Taub discuss Gadi's latest book: "Global Elites and National Citizens: The Attack of the Upper Classes on Israel's Democracy", now...

Curious Times Episode 20: Commemorating Yom Hazikaron

Reflections on the complicated story of Israel on the eve of its Memorial Day. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David...

Curious Times Episode 19: What Can We Learn During This Transition Moment?

Reflections on how we are negotiating the return to our old lives. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Gayil Talshir: Understanding Israel’s Fourth Election Results

Shmuel Rosner and Gayil Talshir discuss the 2021 Israeli election results and the reasons why they might signal the end of Benjamin Netanyahu's era. Gayil...

Curious Times Episode 18: How Can Synagogues Up Their Game Post Pandemic?

In conversation with Shanni on programming for the Jewish future, and remembering the late Eva Brown during Holocaust Remembrance. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen...

Curious Times Episode 17: Noa Tishby on Understanding Israel

Actress, recording artist and Emmy Award-winning producer Noa Tishby discusses her acclaimed new book, "Israel: A Simple Guide to the Most Misunderstood Country on...

Rabbi Ilay Ofran: The Torah – A Psychic Turn

Shmuel Rosner and Rabbi Ilay Ofran discuss his new book, "The torah: A Psychic Turn." It is available in Hebrew. Rabbi Ilay Ofran is the...

Election Day Special: Why Does Netanyahu Keep Winning?

Political Editor Shmuel Rosner analyzes latest results from Israeli elections. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

#ReleasetheSederCut

Sorry listeners, Esther and Erin don't have time to recap the 4-hour-long Snyder Cut this week because they have to prepare for Passover!!! Realizing...

Curious Times Episode 14: Can Comedy Withstand Cancel Culture?

In another episode of "Shmoozing with Shanni," we explore the changing world of comedy and get in the mood for Shabbat. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple...

Dr. Rabbi Wayne Allen: Thinking about Good and Evil

Shmuel Rosner chats with Dr Rabbi Wayne Allen about his upcoming book: "Thinking about Good and Evil: Jewish Views from Antiquity to Modernity" -...

Curious Times Episode 13: Are We Seeing A Light at The End of the Pandemic Tunnel?

A conversation with Shanni on the new world that is opening up, and the anxieties that remain. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen...

The Bagel Report: The Podcast: The Series w/ Julia Lester!

The Bagels welcome Julia Lester, one of the stars of "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series." After some getting-to-know-you conversations and Jewish geography,...

Curious Times Episode 12: What Remains After We’re Gone?

Reflections on the staying power of love and this week's Torah portion. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 

Curious Times Episode 11: The Royal Drama and Other Hot Issues

Podcast producer Shanni weighs in on the value of great conversation and her take on current events. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on...

Curious Times Episode 10: How Serious is Cancel Culture?

Thoughts on the erosion of free speech, the new times we're entering and this week's Torah portion. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen...

Sacha, Sorkin, Schitt & Shtisel: The Golden Globes and Beyond

After acknowledging the first anniversary of COVID hitting America, the Bagels are not getting ready for the Holiday of Matzah and are reviewing the...

Curious Times Episode 9: What’s all the fuss about Clubhouse?

A conversation with Shanni Suissa on the latest craze in social media, Clubhouse. Enjoy the conversation. Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Stitcher Follow David Suissa...

Natan Slifkin: Rationalist Judaism

Shmuel Rosner and Natan Slifkin discuss his latest book, "Rationalism vs. Mysticism: Schisms in Traditional Jewish Thought." Natan Slifkin, popularly known as the "Zoo Rabbi",...

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