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Great story and job by DDFers! When I read it and saw that Rudi fought in the Battle of the Bulge as a frum American, I immediately thought of my wife's Zaidy who was also around that age and fought in the same battle (his autobiography is a great read). Then I saw the next line that his son is R' Yaakov Meyer from Denver and knew I heard the name before. Checked with my family in Denver - R' Meyer started the Aish community in Southeast Denver and used to hold classes in my in-laws house. He is responsible for making them religious. While I couldn't verify that our Zaidy knew Rudi (we don't think he's mentioned in the book), this is another nice DDF connection to the story.

I heard a story once by the kiddush of the yahrzeit of his father from R' Respler (used to live on 55th in BP, he passed away in this past year from COVID L"A H"Y)
That his father was in the army during WWII (I am almost certain he said battle of the bulge but I cant say 100% certain) and before he left to Europe he made a commitment to put on tefilin every day. One day he was in a fox hole with his fellow soldiers when he needed to put on tefilin but it wasnt a proper place to daven (he didnt give the reason, who knows maybe it smelled, we wont know) in either case he went a little bit away from the foxhole to a different area a little walk to the side to daven & as he was davening an explosive was shot into the foxhole & noone survived, he was the only one left from his group because he was committed to daven/put on tefilin daily.

ZY"A v'al kol yisrael

Credit Cards And Finance / Re: Stocks
« on: February 09, 2021, 04:59:30 PM »
Was $26.43 when I wrote to y'all to buy on 12/15. now $38+

Credit Cards And Finance / Re: Stocks
« on: February 09, 2021, 04:58:51 PM »

Credit Cards And Finance / Re: Stocks
« on: February 09, 2021, 04:58:31 PM »
Anybody following PLTR ?
Looks like headed for another run

................................................ I have been questioned about this when I said to buy it........ keep on questioning  :D

Options are good, casa grande, az, tampa, fl.. wayyyyyyyy better options than dirty brooklyn, we just need a Kauai rebbe, who wants to take the mantle?

General Discussion / Re: Bingo Wholesale Club Lakewood
« on: February 04, 2021, 10:44:20 AM »
What does that mean?
 Normal looking?
 Or do they pre dust it for you and knock the pinches out of whack to make it Yeahivish?  ;)

looked pretty decent but what do I know

Every house has such a pool ? Where do I sign ?

Haha not quite. And you dont need to fly so far to find nicer houses with pools in a jewish area

Credit Cards And Finance / Re: Stocks
« on: January 11, 2021, 01:55:17 PM »
NIO ↗️

my gut tells me it will be $150 at some point this year

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