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Are there any halachic problems with a Jew being a professional beat boxer? (For those unfamiliar, click the speaker icon here for audio.)

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Per Medrash Purim

Bamidbar 23:21 says לא הביט און translated as, "it is not a sin to be a beat". However there are those who translate as "Do not be a beat, it is a sin". They base it on the Posuk in Eicha 5:1 which says הביט וראה את חרפתנו translated as "He beat, and he saw our shame".

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    that makes no sense. +1
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    Feb 11, 2013 at 22:09

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