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This guy has the right attitude. Be happy and dance your heart out - The chagim are coming!
"Two gentile businessman meet on the street. One of them says, ‘How’s business?’ The other one says, ‘Great!" Jerry Seinfeld was asked to tell a joke when he appeared on the Norm MacDonald Live show. On the spot, he came up with a joke and told the host that only Jewish...
What’s an appropriate age to teach kids a second language? When it comes to Yiddish, author Laurel Snyder believes no time is too soon. Snyder’s baby board book, Nosh Schlep Schluff: Babyiddish, is perfect for very young children, or for anyone else in search of a good time with a Jewish pidgin...
We found six non-observant Jews who had never tried to follow Kosher rules and asked them to give it a shot. There were a lot of rules. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCB4v68Bb3g] A LOT! And it was very hard for the participants to find Kosher menus at restaurants. They also had to boil their dishes and utensils...
You Know the Person Next To You Hasn't Been To Shul In Awhile When You Hear Him Say... 1. "Hey, my book is backwards." 2. "Isn't it impolite to talk when the minister is talking?" 3. "What's with the beanies?" 4. "Isn't it funny that one person on the stage has a better...
There are many things Koreans and Hasidic Jews have in common: An emphasis on studying, good food, and even the Talmud. Shockingly though, the music of these two very different cultures often sounds the same as well. Try it for yourself with the quiz from the website koreanorhasidic.com. It's harder than...
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On this past weekend's episode of Saturday Night Live, they brought back an old favorite at the Weekend Update desk, Jacob the Bar-Mitzvah boy, played by Vanessa Bayer. In the sketch Jacob tells the story of Passover while reading from a prepared speech, unable to stray from the written...
Sharon Dobuler Katz posted the following to Facebook: You'll l-o-v-e THE FUNNIEST MATZA VIDEO EVER in Yiddishelah (a language that would be Yiddish if we could really speak it). What do YOU do with your leftover Matzahs? Find out the hysterically funny possibilities in YIDDISH (almost), thanks to almost-Yiddish-master (kinda)...
It's Monday night in Jerusalem or Tuesday night in the rest of the world and Pesach is finally over. You were never that obsessed with bread throughout the year but all of a sudden there is a mad dash to get as many bagels into your already over-filled matzah belly...
Last week White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made a major gaffe in saying that "even Hitler didn't sink to using chemical weapons" when talking about the U.S. bombing Syrian airfields after Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad used chemical weapons on his own people. His comments were followed up by a...
Elon Gold is an American comedian, television actor, writer and producer. Gold is an openly observant Jew, though he works the mainstream docket. Watch his video talking about how Jews built the pyramids here: Get OnlySimchas News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories   
Israeli children are asked to tell the story of Pesach in this hilarious new video by the Israeli site Mako. In the video the children tell the story in Hebrew beginning with Pharaoh's decree to drown the first-born Jewish males, all the way to the Jews leaving Egypt. Sure there...
After he distributed flowers on Valentine's Day - Ihab, the most fun-loving driver in Jerusalem, made his bus kosher for Passover! He also treated the passengers to matzahs, wine, and the haggadot. That's what it's like when you love your work. See the bus here: Get OnlySimchas News Live Updates  by email and never...


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Hurricane Maria Update from Chabad of Puerto Rico – Rabbi Mendel...

After a hectic Yom Tov and many concerned friends reaching out to us making sure we're okay, I'd like to share with you the...

Mazel Tov to Israel’s “Rosh Hashanah Babies!”

Mazal tov!! These are some of the newborn babies born on Rosh Hashanah at various hospitals throughout Israel. Posted by Alan Silver on FaceBook

The Evolution of Jewish Music: Y-Studs A Cappella Covers 12 Centuries...

A trip down memory lane! This is excellent!


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