Posts Tagged ‘ prostitutes ’

Wear Tzitzit, Skip Sex

August 26, 2013
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If you’ve never thought of prayer fringes serving a practical purpose, one particularly lewd Talmudic episode may change your mind. In this story, a tzitzit-donning man undertakes a faraway and expensive journey to procure the services of a well-known courtesan. But upon reaching her boudoir he is prevented from carrying out his desires…

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Justice, Justice, You Shall Restore

July 1, 2011
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Justice, Justice, You Shall Restore

Starting in 1975, Debbie Peagler was prostituted, controlled, and repeatedly beaten by Oliver Wilson. Eight years later, she…

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Rabbi Eleazar and the Prostitute

October 5, 2010
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Rabbi Eleazer and the prostitute

In Judaism, no matter how badly we behave, we can always get a second (or…

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