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Old Jews Telling Jokes: 5,000 Years of Funny Bits and Not-So-Kosher Laughs [Audiobook]

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Old Jews Telling Jokes: 5,000 Years of Funny Bits and Not-So-Kosher Laughs [Audiobook]

Old Jews Telling Jokes: 5,000 Years of Funny Bits and Not-So-Kosher Laughs [Audiobook] by Sam Hoffman, Eric Spiegelman
English | April 30, 2012 | ASIN: B004KBPJ9M, ISBN: 1615735135 | MP3@64 kbps | 3 hrs 2 mins | 85 MB
Narrators: Old Jews

Jews have a centuries-old tradition of telling jokes, from the ghettos of Europe to Hollywood and the Catskills. Jewish jokes are entertainment, the oral history of a culture, insightful social criticism, and survival tactic rolled into one.

In 2008, Hollywood director and producer Sam Hoffman launched a website called Old Jews Telling Jokes. It's just what it says: Jewish men and women over 60 sharing their favorite stories, tales, riddles, and punchlines.

The jokes are funny and reassuringly familiar, each told with gusto and infused with a lifetime of experience. For the audiobook, they are organized into chapters: Jewish Mothers, Food, Rabbis, Husbands and Wives, Sex, Illness and Doctors, Getting Old, Death, Oral Sex. Yes, you read that right. You'll also hear judiciously chosen curses and other off-color language. Things get risqué. So what can you do? Enjoy, and laugh out loud.

Explicit Language Warning: You must be 18 years or older to listen.