Archives for Aug 9, 2014 @ 10:12

The Redemption of Zion

Source: During excavations along the main highway between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) archaeologists discovered a ceramic moneybox containing 114 bronze coins. Each of the coins features a chalice and the Hebrew inscription “To the Redemption of Zion” on one side and, on the other side, a motif of palm branches and [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings, 9 August 2014

Handmade poppies for the Tower of London: Good news for Becky Hammon: The San Antonio Spurs made history Tuesday by hiring six-time WNBA all-star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach, making her the first full-time female assistant coach in any of the four major professional sports. Hammon, a two-time first-team all-WNBA player who had spent [Read More…]