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Tikkun (2006) 21 (6): 57–58.
Published: 01 December 2006
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (1): 79.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Larry Mintz Cracking Up: American Humor in a Time of Conflict , by  Lewis Paul , University of Chicago Press , 2006 Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2007 CULTURE Cracking Up identifies...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (1): 13–63.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Sander L. Gilman Like Jews in eighteenth-century Germany, some Muslims in Canada have, since September 11, embraced self-deprecating humor, perhaps in a similar bid for acceptance in a society where they face discrimination. The result is a sitcom on the Canadian channel CBC entitled Little...
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Tikkun (2017) 32 (3): 8.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Rabbi Michael Lerner That humor eventually led her to become a writer for two television shows, Designing Women and Kate and Allie . Yet it was a special kind of humor that she developed—incisive yet gentle, blending insight with kindness, never the nasty kind of humor that makes people...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (6): 60–62.
Published: 01 November 2007
... and good-humored” President Bush. “Many will doubt this,” Brooks noted, “but Bush is a smart and compelling presence in person.” IIn addition to disagreeing with Brooks’ description of the Presidents intellectual ca­...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (5): 88–89.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Paul Lewis The Sarah Silverman Show , Comedy Central , 2007 Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2007 CULTURE [HUMOR] Beyond Empathy: Sarah Silverman and the Limits of Comedy The Sarah Silverman Show Comedy Central, 2007...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (4): 76–77.
Published: 01 July 2007
... rather than a fully reasoned th a t Segal’s opening insight enables an C risis in th e Life o f G od. [HUMOR] THE AXIS OF EVIL WALKS INTO A BAR The AXIS OF EVIL COMEDY TOUR, Comedy Central, March 2007.Commentary by Paul Lewis c c o r d i n g t o A h m e d...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (4): 75–76.
Published: 01 July 2007
... there with a taste for rabble rousing and a licans and conservatives, but also target­ motes or reinforces their values. Because post-modern sense of humor. ■ ed m ushy Dem ocrats when they fail to “it’s good for you” is not sufficient motiva­ live up to their principles and ideals, tion...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (4): 28–47.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., union-busting, and corporate greed, which he thought divided the country and hurt the war effort. It was at PM, where he drew over 400 cartoons during 1941 and 1942, that Geisel sharpened his political views as well as his artistry and his gift for humor. His cartoons viciously but humorously...
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Tikkun (2018) 33 (3): 70–72.
Published: 01 August 2018
... the humor and format reach a wider audience, but the character-centered narrative allows the show to bring more nuance and to uplift people’s power. We are shown a reflection of a real world, with characters navigating it in their own ways, and we can easily sympathize with their approaches while...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (6): 80.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Swami Beyondananda Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2009 HUMOR Dear Swami Where Swami answers your questions, and you will question his answers BY SWAMI BEYONDANANDA D earSwam i: were sacred in his tradition, it was not ap­ I have asked...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (6): 63–64.
Published: 01 November 2007
... of the person. So, the problem is not political humor, but humor directed against a person. Such ad hominem attacks fit in with the principles of “conservatives,” who accept win-at-all-costs thinking and do not place ultimate value on persons (as opposed to institutions, nations, and, of course...
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Tikkun (2013) 28 (3): 17–21.
Published: 01 August 2013
... in a messianic future when the dead would be resurrected. A condensed version of this — “Nourish faith in those who sleep in the dust” — was the sign welcoming visitors to Sukkat Shalom in 2010, the camp I joined in 2011 and 2012. That sign caused me to laugh out loud at the humor and irony so in keeping...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (4): 25–46.
Published: 01 November 2011
... the fellowship—which is the name given to the community of people in any given twelve-step program—their “higher power” because it is a constant, loving presence and a source of faith and hope and healing for them. And there is so much humor—dark humor—in the rooms of recovery. People have been through some...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (2): 47–69.
Published: 01 April 2012
... modification. Unfortunately, those of us reared in traditions with a high reverence for God’s Holy Word usually don’t get the joke. Our piety leaves little room for divine humor. We miss the wonderful fact that having “What’s that?” on the dinner menu is but one of many occasions of wordplay in Torah...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (2): 28.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., kind, generous, gracious, humorous, and charming of all the political people I’ve met. He looked you in the eyes. He listened. He reacted appropriately to what you were saying. Looking back...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (5): 15.
Published: 01 October 2009
... change, which are alternative dooms our archaic economic system could meet, perhaps all at once. But if millions of us find thousands of paths, some individual, some communal, some governmental, some spiritual, some artistic, some humorous, some just plain lucky, to a more wild, thoughtful...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (5): 64–66.
Published: 01 October 2009
... sequence that had each dancer mov­ caliber can easily weave together his varied It moved seamlessly through sections that ing as if performing an athletic duet with his threads to create an aesthetically beautiful were humorous, sections that were dark, or her chair. However, it was the music...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (1): 60–61.
Published: 01 January 2011
... invested in your issue or group before they’ll invest financially. Don’t over-sell. Be concise. If possible, be funny. Humor softens the transaction. Don’t disappear after you’ve got the money. Stay in touch. ...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (2): 80.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Swami Beyondananda Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2008 HUMOR Swami Beyondananda’s 2008 State of the Universe Address Welcome to the Sane Asylum BY SWAMI BEYONDANANDA The shift has hit the fan! H eartland S ecurity Humanity has shifted its karma...