In which Yardaena tackles two stories of halakhic application that demonstrate the extreme attention paid to choosing the right blessing for one’s food (admittedly, one is relatively happier in its outcome than the other). And Anne reflects on the value of standardized measurements — unified in their application to everyone — despite some low-key anarchic tendencies on her part.
To listen: Click the link above. Or subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. Or join the Talking Talmud WhatsApp group, and receive the link as soon as it goes up.
Also, you can now find Talking Talmud on Facebook – we’ll begin populating that page over the course of this week (back episodes and such), and are grateful for any “like” you can show us there.