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Issue 981
Issue 981- Shabbat Parshat Vayeishev
December 15, 2011
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Oh, no - not again!

We hope that you don’t apply the title of this Lead Tidbit to this Lead Tidbit. We need to say some things again and again - each time slightly differently, until we all start doing things differently. So don’t look for any CHIDUSH here; but do read on with fresh eyes.
Every year when Parshat Vayeishev comes around - right before Chanuka or occasionally at the beginning of Chanuka, the same thoughts pop up.
And Yisrael loved Yosef more than all his sons… and he made for him a fine woolen tunic with different colored stripes.
NO! Don’t do that! It is the trigger to tragedy and disaster.

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