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Israeli-Palestinian conflict a joking matter at comedy night

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/los_angeles/article/israeli-palestinian_conflict_a_joking_matter_at_comedy_night_20110531

“Have you heard the one about the Jewish- and Palestinian-American comedians?” is the slogan of Jewish comedian Scott Blakeman’s act “Stand-Up for Peace,” which he performed with Palestinian comedian Aron Kader at UCLA last month during the university’s second annual Middle Eastern Comedy Festival. Approximately 70 students of a variety of Middle Eastern backgrounds — Iranian, Jordanian, Palestinian and Israeli — attended the show on May 18.

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