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Kveller Hits of the Week: July 30 – Aug 3

This week’s most popular posts from Raising Kvell, in case you missed them.

A Little Girl Broke My Daughter’s Heart & I’m Mad. Have you ever been tempted to call a little girl, well, a b*tch? When she’s being mean to your daughter, it’s all fair game.

Are Aly Raisman’s Parents Stereotypical Jewish Parents? The footage of Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman’s nervous and twitchy parents went viral, and some say they look like classic overbearing Jewish parents. But is that really what Jewish parents look like?

Mayor Bloomberg Wants You to Breastfeed. In a push to increase breastfeeding, a new formula lock-up plan will make it harder for new moms to get formula in NYC hospitals. Is this a step too far?

Fasting & Schmoozing on Tisha B’Av. Tisha B’Av is the saddest day of the Jewish year, but for Emmy-nominated actress Mayim Bialik, duty called in the form of a schmoozy red carpet event.

Mayim Bialik

Mayim Bialik blogs about parenting and Judaism on Kveller. She is best known for her current role as Amy Farrah Fowler on CBS' The Big Bang Theory, as well as her lead role in the 1990s NBC sitcom Blossom. She is the grandchild of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the mother of two young boys. She is the founder of GrokNation.

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