About me: Megan Jacobs

By
December 18, 2007 13:32
1 minute read.
About me: Megan Jacobs

Megan Jacobs. (photo credit: )

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

TRY ONE YOURSELF>>> Age: 23 Residence: Jerusalem Married? With children? Not Yet Occupation: Writer Education: BA in English and French from University of Michigan Pets: Maddie, a lhasa apso-poodle mix, who I wish were with me in Israel Religious affiliation / observance: Jewish Last person / party I voted for: John Kerry, Democrat Next person / party I will vote for: Undecided, Democrat My history (100 words max): I was born and raised in Michigan, where I also went to University. I love to travel, and have lived in France as well as Israel Family history (100 words max): I am the middle child between two great brothers, only daughter to amazing parents with loving grandparents and a warm extended family who loves to laugh and play scrabble My connection with Israel: I have always been a proud Jew, grew up in a Jewish home in Southeast Michigan. My favorite holiday is Pesach and I have always loved the cultural Jewish connections. In 2005 I came to Israel for the first time on Birthright through Oranim and fell in love with it; after graduating from University of Michigan, I came back for 6 months to live in Jerusalem, write and eat a lot of hummus What I would take with me to a deserted island: My family and friends, a camera, lots of water, a deck of cards and poker chips. Perhaps an inflatable boat, too If I could have dinner with any person in the world it would be: William Faulkner Which feminine/masculine trait would I like to have: I wish I had the innate masculine desire to play around with electronics until I have figured out how to fix it What angers you: Holocaust denial, hypocrisy, sore losers and toothpaste left in the sink What makes you happy: Sleeping in, long walks on sunny days, close family and friends, unexpected poetic lines, hammocks, and excellent breakfast food Last book I read was: Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth Comfort food: macaroni and cheese My life five years from now: In a happy, healthy relationship with a job that I love, two dogs and time to enjoy life You may not like it but I have something controversial to say: I do not think that peace will come as a result of land concessions Happiness: 1-10 (10 being the happiest) 9 Click here to leave a message for Megan TRY ONE YOURSELF>>> Meet all 'About Me' participants

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Supreme Court President Asher Grunis
August 28, 2014
Grapevine: September significance

By GREER FAY CASHMAN