Open Thread Sunday

In light of my translation of the gemara education article, I thought I might write this thread in the form of a riddle:

To whom is the following statement attributed (the answer will surprise you)?

“הישיבות הצילו את הבינוניים והרסו את העילויים”

PS This is my 150th post! Woot!


Hi, my name is Avi Woolf. I'm an American-Israeli MO Jew living in Israel. I have a background in Israeli (as in Land of Israel) and Jewish History and an insatiable need for knowledge. I also have professional experience as an editor, translator and indexer. Enjoy the ride! If you are interested in using my services or just want to drop me a line, contact me at:
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1 Response to Open Thread Sunday

  1. greg says:

    chazon ish

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