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Nov 25, 2022, 10:45 AM
Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup—Day 6
Day 5 proved to be an unsatisfying day for the Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup (ZGWC). The Swiss downed the preferred Cameroonian squad. Uruguay and South Korea battled to a nil-nil draw. Portugal bested the Black Stars of...
Nov 24, 2022, 10:44 AM
Zionist’s Guide to World Cup — Day 5
Yesterday, it was Argentina's turn; today it was Germany's. Die Mannschaft, highly regarded and all, blew a 1-nil lead to the disciplined and unflappable Japanese and lost 1-2. It is so satisfying, that I will say it again: the...
Nov 23, 2022, 1:47 PM
Zionist’s Guide to World Cup — Day 4
If only Saudi Arabia was in a state of official peace and tranquility with Israel, then the Zionist's Guide to the World Cup (ZGWC) could freely celebrated its historic 2-1 victory over Argentina earlier today. Alas, there is no...
Nov 22, 2022, 10:46 AM
Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup–Day 3
First off, credit where credit is due. The Iranian starting lineup showed great courage this morning as they stood stone-faced, impassive as their national anthem was played before the match against England. Imagine the conflicting emotions for these players--young...
Nov 21, 2022, 2:30 PM
Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup–Day 2
So, internet rumors may not be accurate after all. There had been reports that Qatari interests had bribed a number of Ecuadoran players to throw today's match and produce a 1-nil victory for Qatar. The Ecuadoran team put that...
Nov 20, 2022, 9:43 AM
Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup–Opening Match
And so it begins... On Sunday, host nation Qatar will take on Ecuador in the first salvo of a month-long barrage of international soccer. Aside from all of the other problems with the World Cup, we are still left with...
Nov 14, 2022, 10:15 AM
Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup – One Week To Go
The long-anticipated (and much bribed for) 2022 FIFA World Cup begins one week from today with host nation Qatar taking on Ecuador in a stadium built with the blood of innumerable foreign workers. The World Cup in Qatar is...
Oct 30, 2022, 7:14 AM
Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup – Whither Iran?
After four long years, the Zionist Guide the to World Cup (ZGWC) returns to the scene, like a cloying, know-it-all relative. The ZGWC recommendations as to what teams to root for in next month's FIFA World Cup will be...
Jul 16, 2018, 6:21 AM
The Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup — Day 297
Finally. After a month of soccer, of athletic sturm und drang, of media frenzies, of assorted national ecstasies, and of an almost equal number of national anguishes, it has finally come to an end. For the fan, the end...
Jul 15, 2018, 9:35 AM
The Zionist’s Guide to the World Cup — Day 28
Once more into the breach.... Croatia v. France. Here is another paving stone to pile upon the barricade against the French: As reported this week, the murderer of Dr. Sarah Halimi, the Jewish woman in Paris who was thrown out of...
Doug Klein is an attorney in Chicago and the wrestling coach at Ida Crown Jewish Academy.