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Berkeley editor’s home vandalized for third time

Michael Lerner Hours after Tikkun magazine held a gathering to celebrate the magazine’s 25th anniversary, the house of the editor was vandalized. Vandals plastered posters on the garage door of Rabbi Michael Lerner’s Cragmont Avenue home Tuesday night, according to Berkeley police.  The posters depicted pictures of a Nazi carrying away a Jew, according to […]

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Berkeleyan wins New Yorker cartoon caption contest

“Throw us a doughnut!” That was William Rodarmor’s winning entry in the New Yorker’s June 28th cartoon caption contest. Rodarmor, a Berkeley resident, is an award-winning French literary translator and a former editor at PC World magazine. The other contenders for the caption were: “Abandon cup!” “We’ll never get to sleep tonight.” Hat tip to […]