Many bloggers have noted that today is 10/10/10 (i.e. 10.10.10 for the Hebraically-oriented among you).
But as YZG observed, the date’s real significance is that it serves as a welcome respite for the harried and hassled new oleh.
After all, until the clock strikes midnight tonight, s/he can write checks and affix his/her signature to important documents without the pressure of having to remember that in Israel, the day PRECEDES the month…
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