Author Archives: Baruch Gilmour

If the Stanley Cup could be kashered, what would you do with it?

Erev game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals is upon us and here at FFB, we’re all pretty pumped up. There’s a reason we have the names that we have… Our sefira beards may be gone, but our the countup for the cup is far from over…

Now I had this idea come to me just before game 7 of last year’s finals. But by then it was too late to write and post about it. (I was hosting a game 7 party… take that Super Bowl parties).

Here it is: Wouldn’t it be super cool if the Stanley Cup aka hockey’s “holy grail” (pun intended… you’ll see why in a second) could be kashered? And if so, what would you do with it? Read the rest of this entry

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Succos related odd jobs (Or how males make money and retain their macho mentality)

We’re taught that the jobs and roles women and men do are equal in value, regardless of the quantity of those responsibilities.

And while this is still true, when it comes to Succos, the floodgates just open up for the opportunities for males to straight up do stuff. And by doing this stuff, two things increase: the cash and testosterone.

So with special exception to where these jobs are prevalent around the city as well as who’s more likely to participate in them, here’s a list of Succos odd jobs: Read the rest of this entry