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Yidl Mitn Pencl

This week’s “Tell Me”

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(Liana Finck/Tablet Magazine)

Last week in Tablet Magazine, ‘Tell Me’ columnist Liana Finck asked us to share a surreal summer camp memory. One reader wrote in with recollections from a camp named Jack Hazard that more than lived up to its billing.

For next time, she asks for your favorite Yiddish phrases. Leave your answer in the comments, or email Liana at

Hazard Stay

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Motl says:

Yiddish is a language. Not a recollection of humorous sentences.


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This week’s “Tell Me”

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