• A Nazi group in Colorado has adopted part of the state highway. A spokesman for the group says the group is “doing good things.”
  • Be’col Lashon is taking nominations for its “Excellence in Reporting on Global Judaism” media awards. Winners are awarded $1000.
  • “Seven rabbis traveled to Washington, D.C., Tuesday seeking a remedy for what they say is overly harsh and unjust treatment of Sholom Rubashkin, the former Agriprocessors executive convicted of fraud at the kosher meat packing plant, which filed for bankruptcy protection in 2008.” Pardon me while I throw up a little in my mouth. Story here.
  • A big conference on Jewish day schools “confronts the new reality.”
  • Maharat no more! Sara Hurwitz takes on the title of Rabba (ie, the feminine construction of the Hebrew word “rabbi”.) And this rabbi says: About damn time.