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Argentina’s New Virtual Jewish Museum Celebrates Córdoba Community’s Playful Humor

BUENOS AIRES (JTA) — Until the COVID-19 pandemic, Jews in Córdoba, Argentina’s second-largest Jewish community, were well on their way to doing what so many other communities around the world have done in recent years: to open a museum dedicated to showcasing local Jewish life and history. But COVID presented an array of logistical and […]

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Benefits of humor – aish.com

. Humor is one of the most valued traits in positive psychology literature. People with a sense of humor have more positive moods, fewer negative moods, a more engaged and enjoyable life, and increased overall life satisfaction. Laughter, a physiological manifestation of humor, is beneficial for mental health because it can be a valuable way […]

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The Argentine province of Córdoba is known for its sense of humor. A new virtual Jewish museum celebrates this.

BUENOS AIRES (JTA) — Until the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jews of Córdoba, the second largest Jewish community in Argentina, were well on their way to doing what so many other communities around the world have been doing in recent years: Open a museum devoted to the presentation of local Jewish life and history. But COVID […]

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Dark humor books that will make you laugh uncomfortably

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. I have long been a fan of works that mix black and humor. In 2021 in particular, I relied heavily on comedic horror to get through a year of emotional overwhelm. As I ditched high-profile works of literary […]

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Rick Ross Explains How to Use Teen Humor to Cover Academic Difficulties

The tycoon turned into a class clown and admitted that he “hasn’t learned my multiplication yet”. Artists have often spoken openly about their childhoods and the struggles they faced. Some dealt with poverty, some with bullying, and some with academic issues, and in a new interview with AfroTech, Rick Ross explained why he used humor […]

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Weapon Humor: How Fallen Officer Brandon Stalker’s Partner Keeps His Memory Alive

Toledo Police Officer Mitchael Vanderhorst shares what his police partner meant to him on the first anniversary of his death in the line of duty. TOLEDO, Ohio — Humor is Officer Mitchael Vanderhorst’s weapon of choice. “I saw him open a new Gatorade, so I braked pretty hard, and he flipped over it,” Vanderhorst said, […]

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Our Town: Family humor is no joke – Opinions

I am writing a book called “Unpicking Depth Sport Psychology: Case Studies in the Unknown”. There is a section of the book called “Defenses Athletes Use to Win”. Athletes use things like banter, horseplay, and jokes to break up stress and tension before and during games. It may seem obvious to you, but not a […]

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Pope writes to reporter who caught him leaving record store | National Catholic Registry

“We must not lose our sense of humor,” and Pope Francis thanked the journalist “for fulfilling your vocation, even if it means giving the pope a hard time.” VATICAN CITY — After a journalist reported on Pope Francis’ surprise visit to a record store, the pope surprised him back — by writing him a letter. […]

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Mameve Medwed, novelist with “irrepressible sense of humor”, dies at 79

Ms Medwed, a critic and essayist whose seven witty novels included ‘Mail’ and ‘How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life’, died at Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln on Sunday from metastatic lung cancer. She was 79 and had lived for many years in Cambridge, the home of many of her fictional characters. “It’s a […]

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How Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol’s humor helped save the franchise 10 years ago

In a cinematic landscape where superheroes dominate the box office, the genre of high-flying action/spy franchises that once numbered a dozen in the 90s and early 2000s have slowly begun to fade from view. public consciousness. Sure, Hollywood keeps churning out one-off action star vehicles and sci-fi epics, but true spy-action franchises are dying out: […]

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Factbox: The humor of the late Senator Bob Dole

Former Senator and former presidential candidate Bob Dole (L) sits with former President George Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush (R) during the second night of the 2004 Republican National Convention at Madison Square Garden of New York, August 31, 2004. REUTERS / Gary Hershorn / File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access […]

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HART: The death of humor, stifled under the grim PC standards of the left

Ron Hart, a libertarian columnist humorist, worked at Goldman Sachs and is an award-winning author and TV / radio commentator. He can be contacted at [email protected], or visit www.RonaldHart.com. “When humor goes, so does civilization.” – Erma Bombeck On his deathbed, comedic actor Jack Lemmon popularized the saying: “To die is easy, comedy is difficult.” […]

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Hart: Death of humor – stifled under grim leftist PC standards

“When humor goes, so does civilization.” – Erma Bombeck On his deathbed, comedic actor Jack Lemmon popularized the saying “To die is easy, comedy is difficult”. He would have no idea how difficult comedy would become in the 2021 Orwellian world of PC policing, left-wing social media, and millennials who have learned to be perpetually […]

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Humor brightens the day of every game warden

People working in wildlife law enforcement see some pretty serious and sometimes ugly violations. But on the other hand, every once in a while there’s an incident or two that makes even the oldest gamekeeper smile. I thought I would recount a few of these for your enjoyment. Take, for example, an incident that happened […]

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The 6 best photographic humor videos that still stand in 2021

The Internet is a strange and wonderful place. While there are many tutorials on how to become a better photographer or which gear is better than the other, sometimes you just need to have a little fun. So, after many years of watching YouTube photography videos under my belt, there are a few that have […]