Jewish Humor

Jewish Humor

Jewish Humor in America

From the Borscht Belt to Broadway and beyond

Jewish Humor

Jon Stewart

Not your ordinary Jewish funny man (okay, maybe he is).

American Jewish Humor 101

What's so funny -- and so Jewish?

Joan Rivers

How a first generation Jewish American became an entertainment legend.

Improv, Jerry Lewis, Sesame Street & Woody Allen

The late 1950s through the '70s were a time of shifting winds in American Jewish humor.

The Sages, or Wise Men, of Chelm

A roundup of the best Chelm stories.

What is Jewish Humor?

First and foremost, Jewish humor snickers in the face of authority.

Jewish Humor Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish humor?

Mel Brooks’ Best Clips

Highlights from the comedic producer's funniest movies.

Fanny Brice

Few Jewish comedians have made such a significant contribution to both Jewish humor and popular culture as Fanny Brice.

Sarah Silverman

A Jewish comedian delivers bigotry with a smile.

God and Jewish Humor

A tradition of poking fun at the Master of the Universe.

Jewish Humor Bank

Jokes, old and new, by and about Jews