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Filner Quits As San Diego Mayor

08/26/2013
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San Diego Mayor Bob Filner resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct and a sexual harassment lawsuit, according to Reuters.

No Hail Marys Here

At San Diego Jewish school with football team, snacks must be kosher — pigskin allowed.

10/12/2010
JTA

San Diego, Calif. — The snack bar is always kosher and the games are never on Friday night. The roster is packed with names like Adam, Isaac, Benjamin and Micah, with an Ori, Ethan, Yuval and Noam thrown in. The players huddle to say the Sh’ma before taking the field; the quarterback calls the plays in Hebrew.

Meet the San Diego Jewish Academy Lions, perhaps the only 11-man Jewish high school football team in America.

San Diego Jewish Academy helmets feature the Hebrew letter lamed-shaped L for Lions. Edmon J. Rodman
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