How comedy/NYC/life has made me feel more Jewish

"Honestly, I’ve spent most of my life running away from being Jewish. I read Richard Dawkins. I watch Bill Maher. I date Catholic girls. I listen to rock ’n roll. Who needs the Torah when you’ve got Tom Petty?"

I wrote an essay for Paste Magazine about how comedy/NYC/life has made me feel more Jewish.

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Blogger School of Hard Knock Knocks said...

G'day Matt,
I interviewed Michael Shafar, a stand-up comedian in Australia, who performed his show, 'Jewish-ish' at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival this year. You might like Michael's whole take on being Jewish and comedy, given this blog title:

http://schoolofhardknockknocks.com/podcast/012-michael-shafar-jewish-ish-and-community-tv-led-to-comedy-success/

Cheers,

Morry
(School of Hard Knock Knocks)

6/10/17, 9:35 AM