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Bagels and Beignets

New Orleans' Southern comfort extends to its thriving Jewish community.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/travel/article/bagels_and_beignets_20011116

The theme of this year's Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans was "2001: A Space Fallacy," and the Jewish contingent, masked as the Cohenheads, hora-ed its way through the French Quarter behind the Mothership Yentaprise, tossing out a thousand Star of David-emblazoned bagels to the hungry masses.

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