Your Daily Spiel is The CJN’s roundup of trending stories in the Jewish world.
Reason to fear, here? Do shuls and JCCs in Canada have reason to fear or be extra vigilant about security given what’s been happening in the U.S. Groups like CIJA weigh in.
Our favourite is the marshmallow. Indulge in some Purim food porn, here.
Aleph gets a sister. Natalie Portman gave birth to a second child, a daughter named Amalia. Portman’s five-year-old son is named Aleph.
So Natalie secretly gave birth to a girl on Feb. 22, her name is Amalia and they’re both happy and healthy 💗 pic.twitter.com/QCgbbFEbLc
— natalie portman (@natportmanfeed) March 3, 2017
Baseball, bobsledding: Team Israel, which ESPN described in a recent article as “the Jamaican bobsled team of the WBC,” beat South Korea in the first game of the World Baseball Classic.
Annexing would mean a crisis with Trump? In response to Likud lawmaker Miki Zohar telling an Israeli news channel that a two-state solution is no longer a possibility, Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Liberman said annexing the West Bank will lead to a “crisis” with the Trump administration.
(Katz’s) Brooklyn the new (Katz’s) Manhattan: Long-time New York City institution Katz’s Delicatessen will soon open its first outpost in Brooklyn, to the probable delight of hipsters everywhere.
🌭In just a few short weeks we will be opening the first ever Katz’s Deli outpost! Keep an eye out for us at the old Albee Square Mall! pic.twitter.com/l6L4TMxyBZ
— Katz’s Delicatessen (@KatzsDeli) March 1, 2017