Jewish Journal

Daniel Balasco

  • Jewish Humor’s New New Rap

    September 14, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    The Borscht Belt has gone way downtown as a crop of young hip-hoppers redefines the shape of Jewish comedy.

    Welcome to the next generation of Jewish humor, where beats become borscht in the hip-hop Cuisinart. Young Jews have found rap's limitless vocabulary ideal for taking a fresh...