Monthly Archive: October 2013

New Series! Improve Your Speech 0

New Series! Improve Your Speech

We are happy to introduce a new series by Mrs. Tova Younger to be featured on the Oorah Spirit, with tips on shmiras halashon, guarding your speech. The laws of permissible speech are numerous...

The Final Request of Willy “Moshe” 4

The Final Request of Willy “Moshe”

TheZone lost a beloved member with the passing of Willy- Moshe, as he liked to be called- about a month ago. This video is a touching memorial to a special person and his meaningful...


Does Prayer Really Work?

Josh recently lost his job in the economic downturn. He had no idea where he would get the money to pay his mortgage and bills. As his meager savings were quickly being depleted, he...



To a novice, the notion of baking challah seems very daunting. But there’s nothing like warm, homemade challah to start your Shabbos, and it turns out that once you get the hang of it,...

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Chayei Sarah 0

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Chayei Sarah

In this week’s Torah portion, we are introduced to the father of all crooks, Lavan, the brother of Rivka (Rebecca), the wife of Yitzchak (Isaac). In the upcoming Torah portions, we will see how...


Are Jews Brainwashed?

This Bronx teenager nails in right on the head. Weigh in with your own thoughts on the matter in the comments section below. h/t

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Lech Lecha 4

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Lech Lecha

In this week’s parsha, we are introduced to Yishmael, whose descendants are today’s Arabs. A number of years ago, I was approached by a group of Muslim terrorists. They told me, “Since your name...

Remembering Hacham Ovadia Yosef 4

Remembering Hacham Ovadia Yosef

Fortunate to be one of the approximate million people who merited attending the Levaya of Hacham Ovadia Yossef zt”l, I can relate that it was truly an unbelievable historical event, unimaginable until realized. From...

Zucchini Kugel 0

Zucchini Kugel

A healthy, tasty and easy alternative to starchy kugels. Ingredients: 8 zucchini, peeled and shredded 1 chopped onion 2 potatoes 1 1/2 cups of flour 5 eggs 1/2 cup oil 2 tsp. salt 1...

Boycott Israel?! 2

Boycott Israel?!

Regardless of your politics, everyone can appreciate this simply brilliant video by Ari Lesser.