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Did You Hear the One About Haman?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/did_you_hear_the_one_about_haman_20040305

"Purim is bizarre," said comedian Joel Chasnoff. Or at least the customs are a little weird. Consider the way Jews celebrate the demise of Haman, the bad guy: "We eat him," Chasnoff said. "Actually we eat a pastry that's named after his ears, and the natural implication is that the filling inside is some sort of fruity earwax."

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