I know that one is not allowed to listen to live music during the 3 weeks. My question is if Standup comedy is not allowed as well?
Are there any examples of actual jokes in tanach? Please provide sources.
There are many Jews in America who publicly engage in comedy, whether as a career path or as a way of expressing themselves (blogs, art, etc.). Is there historical precedent to this? Are there any ...
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Is making a joke in the Talmud something Chazal would do? What makes me wonder is the gemara in Pesachim (9b), which, in discussing the concern that a weasel may drag chometz around the house and ...