What an obscure Jewish practice taught me about consistency, habits, and a better life
How a New Year’s Eve in the cancer ward turned fireworks into something miraculous
We sent our intrepid reporter to the cult jam band’s New Year’s Eve concert at Madison Square Garden to find out
And why Rosh Hashanah is a better new year’s celebration
Or, the philosophy of mendacity
We’ll see you in 2014
Despite decades of opposition, there is hope yet for revelry: drunk Americans
End the year on a sweet note with this Bavarian treat, a simple cake covered with a maple-caramel sauce
The secret story of a secular celebration
Reflecting on a rough 2012, the Tattler suggests we all resolve to do the best we can with what we’ve got
The Jewish world needs a place like Tablet where varying—even conflicting—viewpoints can exist side by side. Our times demand an engagement with big ideas and not a retreat from them.
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