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What's so funny -- and so Jewish?
From the Borscht Belt to Broadway and beyond
How a first generation Jewish American became an entertainment legend.
It's a laughing matter.
How much do you know about Jewish humor?
Few Jewish comedians have made such a significant contribution to both Jewish humor and popular culture as Fanny Brice.
“How does Moses make his tea? Hebrews it. Happy Passover y’all.” This was the caption that I wrote on one ...
Rabbis Without Borders
Judaism is masterful at balancing the playful and the serious, and so much of life is about that balance as well.
A classic bit of American-Jewish humor.
How clever they think they are!
The Jewish art of begging.
Is he a fool or just unlucky?
Great traditional Jewish jokes.
Not your ordinary Jewish funny man (okay, maybe he is).
The late 1950s & '60s were a time of shifting winds.