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Jewish Humor Quiz

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    Jews have long used humor as a tool for self-ridicule, fighting anti-Semitism, and even passing down traditions. And in the past few decades Jewish humor has become significant in mainstream popular culture. How much do you know about Jewish humor?
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    How did the magazine National Lampoon set a new comedic standard?

     By softening up some of the more harsh and vulgur aspects of Jewish humor

     By being the first Jewish humor magazine to be published

     By printing both comedic jokes and stories, as well as original Yiddish folk tales

     By using mockery exemplified by sarcasm and ironic detachment