Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe
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by Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe
“Are Yentas, Kibitzers, & Tummlers Weapons of Mass Instruction?  Yiddish Trivia.”

DID YOU KNOW THAT: Are Yentas, Kibitzers, & Tummlers Weapons of Mass Instruction?  Yiddish Trivia

  .  There are more than 300 Yiddish and Hebrew words all officially acceptable in Scrabble?

  .  A 1997 Elderhostel course was titled, “Dress British,  Think Yiddish”?

  .  Molly Picon taught Kate Smith and Carol Channing to sing in Yiddish?

  .  Billy Crystal (“700 Sundays”) said that “Yiddish is a combinaton of German and phlegm?

  .  In show business, a “shtick” is a special bit of acting?  The great Flydini is a hysterial Steve Martin “shtick.”
   
NU, SHOYN?  HURRY UP!  READ THE BOOK IT’S ‘VUNDERLICH”—WONDERFUL.

Marjorie Wolfe
  Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe