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Gittin 79: Pitching to the Rooftops

A woman who stands on top of the roof and her husband throws the get to her – under what terms is she divorced, and when is she not? Plus, the connection to space, as per Eruvin, and Shabbat in general — and does the domain have impact on whether the divorce is a divorce. Also, a new mishnah: when one wrote a get long advance – usable or not?

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Anne and Yardaena

Anne Gordon is the deputy editor of Ops & Blogs at The Times of Israel. She is a veteran educator, having taught in high school and post-high school institutions in Israel and America for several decades. Yardaena Osband is a pediatrician and teaches in her community and online. They both hail from Boston, proud alumna of Maimonides School, where they first learned Gemara. Talking Talmud is their conversation (via podcast) on the daf yomi. They say: "Learning the daf? We have something for you to think about. Not learning the daf? We have something for you to think about! (Along with a taste of the daf...) Join the conversation with us!"
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