Jewish World Review Sept. 24, 2004 / 9 Tishrei, 5765
important news ....
Baghdad exploded in fire bombs Wednesday as terrorists
beheaded hostages and struck Israel. Britney Spears got married
without a license while Ivan reformed and headed for Texas. It was
the first peaceful day Dan Rather's had in three weeks.
Ring of Fire is a musical about the life and music of Johnny
Cash that began auditions Tuesday. He was way ahead of his time.
Forty years ago Ring of Fire was the number-one hit in America and
today it is a California real estate brochure.
Tom Sizemore drew raves playing Pete Rose in the movie
Hustle on ESPN Sunday night. The actor faces charges of beating
Heidi Fleiss in a cocaine and alcohol induced rage. Playing a
gambling junkie was the first step on his road to recovery.
CBS 60 Minutes reporter Steve Kroft slammed Dan Rather for
sloppy journalism on President Bush. He's angry. The Pentagon just
released a deck of playing cards with faces of CBS correspondents
on them and Steve Kroft was only the four of clubs.
Major League Baseball owners met Wednesday to change the
Montreal Expos into the Washington Senators. They must find a team
owner. No one knows how much the senators are worth but they
typically go for about a hundred thousand dollars a vote.
John Kerry campaigned in Orlando Wednesday and said the president's plan to privatize Social Security is a rip-off. He could barely be heard by the crowd due to a severely hoarse throat. Laryngitis is G-d's gift to people who know everything.
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