Posts Tagged ‘humor’

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Get Your Laugh On! It’s National Let’s Laugh Day

Contributor Alan Muskovitz offers some humorous tidbits to mark National Let’s Laugh Day. By Alan Muskovitz Today, March 19, is “National Let’s Laugh Day.” That’s no joke…but you may want to have someone tell you one so that you can participate. Turns out though, according to; “National Let’s Laugh Day” shares its day with……

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Would It Kill You to Call Your Bubbie?

Hebrew University is well-known for academic excellence and achievements in science, health and economics. Comedy? Not so much — until now. Credit for that goes to “Bubbie.” American Friends of Hebrew University is one of six finalists for the Shorty Award, which honors the most creative and effective use of humor in a video supporting…

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The Capitol Steps

Making America Grin Again

The Capitol Steps perform at JET’s annual fundraiser. The JET will once again host the Capitol Steps, performing their new musical comedy review, Make America Grin Again. The nationally renowned political satire troupe will be the featured entertainment at JET’s annual gala, which will be held at Temple Israel from 6-9 p.m., on Thursday, Sept.…

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The Future Is History: Part III

Year, 1925: “It is unfortunate that Uncle Sam has to be made to look like a jackass before the civilized world by reason of the antics of the Secretary of State who evidently is on the side of Admiral Horthy of Hungary.” Indeed! Now that the William Davidson Digital Archive of Detroit Jewish History stretches…

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