Daybreak: Bombing in Damascus

Plus Philippines may withdraw Golan troops, dropping DSK charges, and more

Gems from a Dominique Strauss-Kahn Story

The former IMF Chief’s latest saga yields some impressive turns of phrase

Sundown: Resources Grow Scarce in Syria

Plus Jack Lew to be named treasury secretary?

Daybreak: Let the Debates Begin

Plus Alan Gross gets a visit from Cuban Jewish leaders

Polanski Making Dreyfus Movie, Hint Hint

Accused rapist, a Jew, decries ‘age-old witch hunt of a minority group’

Sundown: Strauss-Kahn for the Silver Screen

Plus the Assad emails, we off Drake? and more

Daybreak: Hopeless, Syrian Rebels Get Fiercer

Plus U.N. report refers to Gaza ‘collective punishment,’ and more in the news

Big Men

Anthony Weiner, Eliot Spitzer, and Dominique Strauss-Kahn are all a certain type: the Jewish Big, narcissistic, entitled, and unapologetic. And society loves to see a Jewish Big fall.

Quite A Six Months We’ve Had!

That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll

Daybreak: Case Against DSK Evaporating

Plus, next week the flotilla, settlement clash, and more in the news

Israeli Central Banker DQ’d from IMF Job

In surprise, global fund exercises age rule against Stanley Fischer

Private Parts

The scandal seems to be less about Anthony Weiner’s sexual social networking than the fact that he got caught. As technology thins the line between public and private, do politicians retain a right to be human?

Women in Love

Like this week’s parasha, TV’s fall lineup—with shows about Playboy bunnies, sultry stewardesses, and pretty P.I.s in tight pants—offers women nothing but humiliation

Israel’s Fischer Wouldn’t Not Accept IMF Gig

‘We’ll see what happens,’ he says as others sing his praises

Fischer to the IMF: It Could Happen!

How Israel’s central banker would land the top job

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