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Sundown: She’s Got the Power

Plus Hitler’s signature in the flesh, and more

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Irene Rosenfeld.(Forbes)

• A Jewish woman—Irene Rosenfeld, the CEO of Kraft Foods—was named Forbes’s second-most powerful woman in the world. Higher than Hillary! [Forbes]

• Big feature from former restaurant critic Frank Bruni on a kosher restaurant in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, that caters both to Hasidim and yuppies alike. You’re going to end up reading it this weekend, so may as well read it tonight. [NYT Magazine]

• Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon will visit China next week to convey that Iran sanctions are working and to emphasize the need to keep them up. [JPost]

• For the next week or so, the Nuremberg Laws will be on rare viewing at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. [AP/NYT]

• David Mamet, author of Nextbook Press’s The Wicked Son, on self-segregation. [Jewish Journal]

• Madoff is old news; the real target now is J. Ezra Merkin. [Forward]

While visiting my friend (who is doing fine) this morning at a New York City hospital with a Hebrew name, I saw this sign:

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Marcia Almey says:

This must be common in Jewish facilities. I’ve seen the same sing in the kosher and Jewish-run long-term care home where my elderly aunt with Alzheimer’s is staying.

Chana Batya says:

I have worked at many hospitals in New York where this courtesy is extended to Jewish visitors. We need to really notice that we have friends in unsuspected places.

Theresa says:

Columbia Presbyterian in NYC (not a Jewish hospital) has a Shabbat elevator and so do many apartment buildings in my neighborhood.

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