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About the Author

Marnie Winston-Macauley

Marnie Winston-Macauley, whose work has garnered her Emmy and Writer's Guild Best Writing nominations, is the author of the acclaimed “Yiddishe Mamas: The Truth About the Jewish Mother” and the award-winning "A Little Joy, A Little Oy” calendar. Her new The Funniest Jewish Jokes Ever,2014 Day-to-Day Calendar is available on pre-order and can be found on Amazon.com, other online calendar/book sites, as well as fine booksellers. Marnie is also a counselor on Liveperson.com and invites you to connect with her on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and http://singularcity.com/relationships/singular-solutions – or come visit.

Marnie Winston-Macauley is listed in The Full Wiki’s Top Jewish American Writers, living or dead. (She’s busy deciding which.)

The Yiddish Are Coming

The Yiddish Are Coming

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Shep some naches and read about America’s Jewish Founding Fathers.


The Politically Correct Yinglish Dictionary

The Politically Correct Yinglish Dictionary

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Ever wonder the politically correct way to say “kvetch?” Well it’s “Contentment-Challenged.”


WouldJew Believe #13

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Odd, outrageous and interesting facts such as...the "real" Shakespeare was Jewish?


Jewstalgia

Jewstalgia

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Join me as I take a trip down memory lane…at the buffet.


Really Bad Jewish Ideas

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We Jews aren't always that smart.


Junk Cheer

Junk Cheer

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If unwanted mail is "Junk Mail," I've coined a phrase for unwanted holiday cards -- "Junk Cheer."


Are Jewish Stereotypes Funny? Part 3

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Jewish stereotypes: shame or pride?


Are Jewish Stereotypes Funny? Part 2

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Where did the American negative Jewish stereotype come from?


WouldJew Believe #12

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Odd, outrageous and interesting facts such as...bad breath is grounds for divorce?


Yiddishe Mammas

Yiddishe Mammas

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An excerpt from a book about Jewish mothers, and the jokes we tell about them.


The New Jewish Calendar: Part 2

The New Jewish Calendar: Part 2

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Five more Jewish "National Holidays" to the secular calendar.


The New Jewish Calendar

The New Jewish Calendar

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It's time we Jews added a few "National Days" of our own to the secular calendar.


WouldJew Believe #11

WouldJew Believe #11

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Odd and interesting facts such as...Abe Lincoln Jewish? No way!


Jewstalgia: Part 3

Jewstalgia: Part 3

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My final trip down memory lane.


Jewstalgia: Part 2

Jewstalgia: Part 2

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Join me on another trip down memory lane.


WouldJew Believe #10

WouldJew Believe #10

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Outrageous, odd and interesting facts like...Jews invented bananas??


WouldJew Believe #9: Holiday Edition

WouldJew Believe #9: Holiday Edition

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Outrageous, odd and interesting Jewish facts like… the existence of a special Chanukah Beer: 8 Malts, 8 Hops, and 8% Alcohol. L'Chaim!


Murphosky's Law

Murphosky's Law

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Forget Murphy's Law. We Jews have "Murphosky."


Jewfro Diaries

Jewfro Diaries

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How I learned to love my crazy Jewish hair.


The Ultimate Yiddishe Quiz #2

The Ultimate Yiddishe Quiz #2

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Think you are a yiddishe "maven?" Well then take the Yiddishe quiz!


Goyish Vs. Jewish, Part 3

Goyish Vs. Jewish, Part 3

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The final installment in our survey of the things that just "feel" Jewish, and those that don't.


Election Top Tens

Election Top Tens

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Jewlarious has created a top ten list in honor of this year's election.


WouldJew Believe #8

WouldJew Believe #8

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Outrageous, odd and interesting facts including ... the power of chicken soup -- for pandas.


The Ultimate Yiddishe Quiz #1

The Ultimate Yiddishe Quiz #1

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Think you are a yiddishe "maven." Take the Ultimate Yiddishe Quiz!


Fall - The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Fall - The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

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Summer is for kids. Fall is my kind of season.


WouldJew Believe #7

WouldJew Believe #7

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Outrageous, odd and fascinating Jewish facts like...a Yiddish word wins the National Scrabble Championship.


The Ten Commandments of Jewish Worry: Part 2

The Ten Commandments of Jewish Worry: Part 2

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Part two in our series about the "mitzvah" of worrying.


The Ten Commandments of Jewish Worry: Part 1

The Ten Commandments of Jewish Worry: Part 1

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We Jews take our worrying so seriously it's as if it were a mitzvah


WouldJew Believe #6

WouldJew Believe #6

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Outrageous, odd and fascinating Jewish facts including… craters on the moon named after rabbis.


Goyish Vs. Jewish, Part 2

Goyish Vs. Jewish, Part 2

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Back by popular demand, our list of things that just "feel" Jewish, and some that don't.


The Bubbie Diaries

The Bubbie Diaries

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I've recently gained a new perspective on my lovable yet eccentric grandmother "Fertel."


WouldJew Believe #5

WouldJew Believe #5

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Outrageous, odd and interesting facts, including Sidney Franklin the first American bull rider -- a Jew.


The Yiddish Curse

The Yiddish Curse

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Curses may be against our ethical makeup. But euphemisms are another story.


Jewish Vs. Goyish

Jewish Vs. Goyish

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Some things just "feel" Jewish, while others don't.


The Yiddish Dictionary of Fools

The Yiddish Dictionary of Fools

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Legend has it that Eskimos (Inuit) have hundreds of words to describe snow. We Jews have hundreds of words for "pains in the neck."


The Joys of Yiddish

The Joys of Yiddish

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Growing up in a family that spoke Yiddish, we kids were somewhat "punch line challenged."


WouldJew Believe #4

WouldJew Believe #4

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Outrageous, odd, fascinating Jewish facts and figures.


WouldJew Believe #3

WouldJew Believe #3

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Outrageous, odd, fascinating Jewish facts and figures.


Adultalescence

Adultalescence

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There's nothing wrong with babying your baby. Unless he's 30.


WouldJew Believe?

WouldJew Believe?

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Outrageous, odd, fascinating Jewish facts and figures.


Did Jew Know?

Did Jew Know?

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Outrageous, odd, fascinating, Jewish facts & figures.


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