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A New Yorker editor picks 7 of his favorite Jewish cartoons

A New Yorker editor picks 7 of his favorite Jewish cartoons

Bob Mankoff, who is stepping down next month after 20 years as the cartoon editor of The New Yorker, shares a selection of his most-loved Jewish cartoons published in the storied magazine.

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These comedians want to bring Yiddish humor to TV

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