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HASC 2012 Week 2 Newsletter

HASC 2012 Week 2 Newsletter

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July6,201216Tamuz5772ErevShabbatParshatChukat
ADayintheLife…WithChezkyRubin
IsatdownwithChezkyRubin,aveteranofCampHASCfor“over100summers”,overabowloffarinainourrevampeddiningarea,whosharedhisinsightsonCampHASC,lifeandhowtoliveit.Dr.B:SowheredoyoulivewhenyouarenotinBunk52?Chezky:BoroPark.Dr.B:TherehavebeenalotofnewpersonalitiesinCampHASCthissummer.Haveyouhadachancetomeetanyofthem?Chezky:Ya,IamreallyenjoyingCalistheticswithRabbiMorris.Ireallylovehismoves.Dr.B:London,2012.WilltheUSbringhomethegold?Chezky:Yes,noquestion.Dr.B:Thereisalotofnewtechnologyincampthissummer.Howmuchofitcanbeassociatedwithortracedbackto[ProgramDirector]MosheChaimLevin?Chezky:(lookstoMosheChaim,seatedtohisright)Alot.Dr.B:OnewordtodescribeObama.Chezky:Good.Dr.B:BeatlesorRollingStones?Chezky:Beatles.Dr.B:Whyisthat?Chezky:Paulisdead.Dr.B:Ifyouhadanunlimitedbudget,whatwouldbetheonethingyouwouldchangeincamp?Chezky:Acarousel.Dr.B:What’supwithtripday.Chezky:Iliketrips.Dr.B:WhatdoesthenameChezkyonyourhatsymbolize?Chezky:Nothing,it’smyname.Dr.B:AndJeruselumonyourT-shirt?Chezky:IloveIsrael.Dr.B:Whodoesthenewpsychologistremindyouof,BradPittorWillFarrell?Chezky:(noresponse)Dr.B:WhatcanbedoneaboutthegrievoushumanrightsviolationsinSyria?Chezky:Stopthekilling.Dr.B:Favoritepartofcamp?Chezky:Counselors,food(lookstoMosheChaimLevin)andMosheChaimLevin.Dr.B:YougetamidnightphonecallfromBibi[Netanyahu]askingyouhowtodealwithIran.Whatwouldyoudo?Chezky:NotPashut.Dr.B:LadyGagaorMadonna?Chezky:Madonna,acceptnoimitatioDr.B:RabbiShimonBarYochai.Doyoufeelhimnow?Chezky:Yes,ofcourse.Dr.B:Canyoushareamessagewitheveryonehere?Chezky:Dowhatyouaredoing,anddon’tstopbelieving.Dr.B:Thankyouforyourtime,justonelastquestion.Moreorlesscowbell?Chezky:More,de`initelymore.
ThisinterviewwasconductedbyDr.BenjyEpstein,whoiscelebratinghisHASCbrit,8daysandcounting.SpecialconsiderationgoesouttoChezkyRubinforsharinghisinsightandlovetoMeirSafranforhistranscribingqualityandskill.Followusontwitter#TheRealCampersOfParksvilleorfriendusonFacebook.
Copyright2012.Allrightsreserved.Religionandsecretionsareprivatematters.
 
FirstDayofSchoolMadLibs!ByBunk22--Koach
O
nebeautifulsummermorning,DenaShevawokemeupatlast.ItwasjustneartheendofthesummerandIwastryingtocatchuponmysleepkyon.DenaShevasaid“WakeupChickenPie!It’sthefirstdayofschool!Let’sgetgoingbecausemynewteacherMs.DairyisreallyaSpiderman.Ican’twaittothrowspaghettiather.Ihearshecan’tresistflyingitwithherteeth!”Imoanedandgroanedfor37minutes,buteventually,Iwokeandstartedgettingdressed.Iworeabrownblueshirtwithaverylongscribbleattachedtoit.Myshoeswererockhard!Theywerecoveredinwhitesaucefromthenightbefore.Iflippedtheshoeoverandyelled“Goodness”!Igrabbedablackberryandhadbreakfastoffofmyshoes!123hourslater,thebuscame,andinafewminutesIwasalreadyatschool.Inschool,Imettworeallyswagkids.Allofusbecamefriendsveryfast.Thatdaywehadscience,andluckilymyfriendsandIwereinthesamewatch.Myfriends’nameswereHeandHe.Atmath,weweren’ttogether,andthatreallybuggedme.Welearnedwhatmatterswere,andwhentousethem.Atsnackandrecess,weplayed“Three-Square”together.Itwasextremelyfun.AtAPE,wewereskippingoffoftheropesontotelephones.Ithoughtitwasaverysmellyidea.Inswimmingclass,weneededtoswimextremelyfastorelse...AnhourwentbyandIgatheredallmystuffandthrewitinmybackpack.Thebuscamescreechingintotheparkinglot.JustbeforeIgotontothebus,likeabullhorn;Ishouted,"Goodbye,adiosamigos,sayonara,andshalom,"tomyfriends.Inaflashthebusracedushomeandthedayhadconcluded!Whatagreatday!
 
ParshatBalak:TheGreatestGift!NoahCohen
RebbeNachmanexplainsthat“Thegreatestgiftwecangivesomeoneistogivehimbackhisselfcon@idence”.Con@idence!?Whycon@idence,isthatreallythemostimportantandnecessarygiftonecanattain?OnlyafewweeksagowereadParshatBeshalach,theParshaofthespies,andwelearnthatthemajorityofthespiesfailedintheirmissiontospyouttheland.ThespiestraveledthroughoutEretzYisrael,andtheycamebackwithonlybadthingstosayaboutourland.ManymeforshimexplainthatthereasonwhythespiesreturnedwithsuchnegativereportsandconcernsabouttheirabilitytocaptureEretzYisrael,isbecauseoftheirlackofcon@idence.Thespiessaid“ICAN’T!!”andenteredthelandwithamindsetoffailure.Theydidnotbelieveinthemselves,theJewishpeople,andmostimportantlythestrengthofHashem.Asaresult,theyreturnedfromtheirjourneywithdoubtfulandnegativereports,whichresultedinadelayofreceivingHashem’sgift,EretzYisrael.Inthisweek’sParsha,ParshatBalak,weseehowalittlebitcon@idencecantakeonesofar.Balakhadanunfortunate,butcon@identvisiontodestroytheJewishpeople.Balakhadamissioninmind,andalthoughitwasnegative,henonethelessdidnotletanythingstophimfromcarryingouthisplan.Unlikethespieswhofearedthestrengthofthose“GIANTS”livinginEretzYisraelandthereforewantedtoturnaway,BalaksawthestrengthoftheBneiYisrael,butwithoutblinkingoneeye,persistedinhisattempttodestroythem.ThepsukimtellusthathefearedBneiYisraelastheyhadjustdefeatedthemightynationsofOgandSichon,andyet,alongwithhisfear,Balakpersistedwithcon@idencesaying“ICan”,andattemptedtodefeattheJewishpeopleanyway.WeareverythankfultoHashemforinterveningwithBalaam’scurse,andforblessingtheJewishpeople.Weseethatcon@idencecantakeusalongway.InCampHASC,nothingisimpossible.WhereelseintheentireworldcanEVERONEparticipateinabaseballgame,acarnival,orevengointhepoolforaswim.CampHASCisacampwhichunderstandsthesinofthespiesandunderstandsthatjustsaying“ICan”cantakeANYONEalongway.ItisundoubtedlyclearfromtheseParshiotintheTorahthatsaying“ICan”isagiftbeyondanyothergift.ItisagiftwhichwiththehelpofHashemwillleadtomanyothergiftsandsuccesses.Considerthefollowingthought,“WhetherIsayIcanorIcan’t,Iamalwaysright!”Hashemshouldblessusallthissummerandforourentirelivesthatweshouldstrivetohavetheeyesof“ICAN”,andtobeabletobringthesamegiftof“YESICAN”tothelivesofeveryonearoundus.
ShabbatShalom!

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