November 15, 2007
¡Hasta la lingua! Goodbye, tongue! Hello, pastrami!
OK. Maybe not ‘of course,’ but with the writers on strike, it’s hard to get a good segue in this town!
At The Jewish Journal, people speak English, Hebrew, and Farsi; sometimes the odd Yiddish or Yinglish word sneaks in.
I’d post some more—I’m fascinated with words—but I’m not speaking with you anymore.
Instead, let’s all sing along to the only song I know that mentions pastrami—the klezmer classic ‘Rumania, Rumania’