Posts Tagged ‘ humorists ’

The “Yeah, Yeah” Philosopher

January 15, 2013

Few have better embodied the intersection between rabbinical thought and Western philosophy  as well as the late American philosopher and ordained rabbi Sidney Morgenbesser (1921-2004). Morgenbesser’s academic focus may have been on the humanities, but he was best known for his whip-smart humor and wit. One of his most famous retorts involves a lecture…

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David Sedaris’ Perfect Apartment

September 5, 2011
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Humorist David Sedaris has made a career out of relating the silliest parts of his…

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