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May 24, 2011 | 5:30 pm
March 15, 2011 | 6:51 pm
A man walks into a shrink’s office and says he wants to commit suicide.
“What you need is a good belly laugh,” the shrink says. “Go across the street to the circus. There’s a clown there who makes everybody laugh.”
“Doc, I’ve been to the circus across the street,”...
March 10, 2011 | 1:27 pm
Among the more remarkable documents of the Holocaust is a scroll, created in North Africa in 1943, called “Megillat Hitler.” Written in the style of Megillat Esther and the Purim story, it celebrates the Allies’ liberation of Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia, which saved the local...