Temple Announces January Events

EDISON – Temple Emanu-El has announced its schedule of community events for January. Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at the temple, at 100 James Street in Edison. Call the temple at 1-732-549-4442 for more information.

“The King’s Speech” – A Lot of Smart Talk

As director Tom Hooper’s “The King’s Speech” opens, war clouds are forming over England. King George V is aging. Herr Hitler is orating like the dickens. It is apparent the king’s heir apparent will let love with a commoner deter him from reigning. And geez, his little brother, the Duke of York, has a terrible stammer. This won’t do at all.

Writer’s Block: Snow News Is Good News

I’ll never understand why some die hard, true blue, Jersey junkies complain about winter here in the Garden State, like it’s a shock every year when it arrives. Now these are people I know who would never, ever consider living anywhere else.