The only thing constant is change, and yet there is still incredibly deep meaning in our Jewish heritage. Our traditions are themselves a living tree, like the Oral Torah to which they are often, but not always, connected. And our traditions are shaped not only by our ever changing Jewishness, but also by the broader, ever changing context around us.
This type of planning approval requires developers to provide affordable housing if they want to also build more profitable residences: for example, requiring a certain number of apartments in a new luxury block to be set aside as cheaper options. Or, government can offer incentives like loosened regulations or tax breaks for developers if they include affordable housing in their plans. “We would require all local government areas to implement inclusionary zoning to ensure developments include affordable housing,” Ms Chugg said.
Planning for the trip began weeks ahead of time, but only a very tight circle of White House officials were aware. And the White House went to new lengths to avoid arousing suspicion. That tweet and several other retweets late Wednesday and early Thursday had in fact been scheduled ahead of time to avoid arousing suspicions around a President who rarely goes a dozen hours without taking to social media..
But I was there, and it was incredible. It was a much more intense spoken in the voice of Jemaine from Flight of the Conchords version of UCLA charging the field at the Rose Bowl in 2006, begging USC to just come on and fight them. USC and Florida, athletically, were better than the teams that beat them.
Beck and the 1 Percent Crowd claim to be Christians, but choose not to read or follow Proverbs. The Democratic platform is much closer to helping all but the wealthy. In fact, God tells us to give to the rich will make you poor. Seeing him play a wealthy man, it occurred to me that Martin would make a wonderful Jay Gatsby. You’d believe the formality, the burning obsession under the ice; and there’s enough of the air of fraud in Martin’s classiness that when Gatsby’s roots are exposed it wouldn’t seem like a cheat. Whenever Martin paces through The Spanish Prisoner the film lights up with possibilities; his natural wit moistens dry nuggets of dialogue like “Good people, bad people, they generally look like what they are.” It’s the case with good movies and bad movies, too; the trust games in The Spanish Prisoner look like what they are: an insufficiently worked out sketch..