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Purim: Are you doing it right?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/purim/article/purim_are_you_doing_it_right_20120228

Purim is a festival renown for celebration, excessive drinking and wild, outlandish costumes; or, as Chasids in Brooklyn call it, Tuesday. It’s the story of the Jews escaping genocide in Persia, marking it as the last time the region has ever made Jews uneasy. For the uninformed, I have some facts and tips below.

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