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December 1, 2012
October 21, 2014 5:06 PM
this was so cute! Living in Utah just discovered a Jewish deli in Salt Lake City, from Long Island :) adorable!
January 1, 2013 10:21 PM
There is no business like show business and good Jewish food
December 11, 2012 7:19 PM
Food = life !
Actually, (3) lyone was right in saying that "food is central to everyone's life, and all cultures and religions have rituals and traditions surrounding food." But if we want to be gaivadik (self righteous) we could say we Jews believe in life (as it says in the Torah, "choose life") so we love food, which is life affirming (except when over-eating, which is another subject!).
December 6, 2012 2:49 AM
I loved it. I am glad we can laugh at ourselves.
December 6, 2012 1:27 AM
Ess Gazinta Hait.......
no-one kibbitzes like us! Ben and company is a crack-up! VERY VERY CUTE...I will save to send out next year for Yom Kippur! THANKS!!!!!!
December 5, 2012 7:42 PM
December 5, 2012 6:18 PM
Food is Important
The fact is, food is central to everyone's life, and all cultures and religions have rituals and traditions surrounding food. But Jews have a great sense of humor, better than many other people--maybe because we have been through so much suffering? And we have learned to to create joy and laughter where we can.
December 5, 2012 4:49 PM
Jewish food is paradise
I love it! It was so hilarious!
December 5, 2012 3:33 PM
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