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Jewish Humor

From Yiddish folktales to Seinfeld and countless comedians in between, Jewish humor has always been an important aspect of the Jewish story. Give yourself the gift of laughter with funny books, parodies, sarcasm, stories, and Jewish-inspired jokes.

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    The INFAMOUS, original "Yo Semite" T-shirt. Adult Unisex sizes S-XXL—100% Cotton. This Yo Semite shirt has been a mainstay in our Museum Store sin...

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  • If You Can't Say Anything Nice, Say It in Yiddish: The Book of Yiddish Insults and Curses Paperback

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    by Lita Epstein  Paperback : 208 pages You dont have to be Jewish to get back at the shmendriks* of the worldYiddish. Its the most colorful languag...

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  • Yiddish For Pirates

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    a novel by Gary Barwinpaperback, 352 pages Shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and nominated for the Governor-General's Award for Literatur...

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  • A Field Guide to the Jewish People: Who They Are, Where They Come From, What to Feed Them…and Much More. Maybe Too Much More

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    From three award-winning and bestselling humor writers comes a hilarious guide to everything you need to know about Jewish history, holidays, and...

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  • The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning Yiddish

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    Paperback: 352 pages You're not an idiot, of course. You can serve up a mean s'il vous plait in a French bistro, live la vida loca for a night of m...

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  • Jewish as a Second Language

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    How to Worry, How to Interrupt, How to Say the Opposite of What You MeanMolly KatzPaperback, 182 PagesNow bigger, better, and with more guilt: a co...

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  • Old Jews Telling Jokes

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    256 pages Schtick happens. For five thousand years, Gods chosen people have cornered the market on knee-slappers, zingers, and knock-knock jokes. N...

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  • Little Encyclopedia of Jewish Culture

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    Celebrate Jewish culture with this fun collection of facts and stories!Jewish traditions aren’t just something they sing about in Fiddler on the Ro...

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  • Haiku For Jews

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    by David M. Bader Hardcover : 112 pagesWhy is this haiku book different from all other haiku books?For centuries, the Japanese haiku has been one o...

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  • Did Jew Know?

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    A Handy Primer on the Customs, Culture, and Practice of the Chosen People by Emily StoneHardcover, 176 pagesThis handy primer on all things Jewish ...

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  • Mazel Freaking Tov! Card

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    Congratu-freaking-lations! The card for when you want to express your utmost congratulations for their wedding, engagement, new job, graduation, ne...

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  • Let There Be Light by Liana Finck *SIGNED by Author*

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    An “irreverent yet profound” (Publishers Weekly) retelling of the Book of Genesis, starring a female God, from the acclaimed New Yorker cartoonist ...

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  • "Cake: a Cookbook" by Maira Kalman and Barbara Scott-Goodman

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    With great style, wit, and joy, Maira Kalman and Barbara Scott-Goodman celebrate their favorite dessert.In Cake, renowned artist and author Maira K...

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  • The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia: From Abraham to Zabar's and Everything in Between

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    Named one of Library Journal’s Best Religion & Spirituality Books of the YearAn Unorthodox Guide to Everything Jewish Deeply knowing, highly e...

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  • Sorry I'm Verklempt Card

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    For when you don't have the words to describe how you're feeling.  Verklempt: overwhelmed with emotion

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  • Kissing Kosher

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    From the author of THE MATZAH BALL and MR. PERFECT ON PAPER comes this hilarious and emotional rivals-to-lovers romance.Step 1: Get the secret reci...

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  • New Arrival

    Maisel Tov Card

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  • Big Book of Jewish Humor

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    A joyous and giftable collection of Jewish humor from every source imaginable: literature, jokes, children’s books, magazines, comics, newspapers,...

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  • This Calls For A Manischewitz Card

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    For anytime a congratulations is in order.  mazel tov: good luck! congratulations! Size: 4.25 x 5.5 in Includes: 1 card + 1 envelope Interior ...

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  • How Yiddish Changed America And How America Changed Yiddish

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    Is it possible to conceive of the American diet without bagels? Or Star Trek without Mr. Spock? Are the creatures in Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wi...

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    He's A Kippah Card

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    Inside reads: He's handsome He's fun And now he's the one! Mazel Tov!

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    Jewlyweds Card

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    Inside reads: Sending you love As you build a life With brand new adventures As husband & Wife!

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  • Grandma's Rules Card

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    Card includes a game and inside greeting is " #4 Write Back!" Packaged in a clear cello bag with a self-seal envelope. Printed in the USA

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  • It's My Bris Card

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    Celebrate a brit milah with a lighthearted design.   4.25" L × 5.5" W Premium white card stock Soft white envelope Blank interior Made in the...

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