Jewish Humor Central is a blog to start your day with news of the Jewish world that's likely to produce a knowing smile and some Yiddishe nachas. One of Mel Brooks' funniest bits is a scene from his 1981 film A History of the World: Part 1, in which Brooks, in the role of Moses, comes down from Mount Sinai carrying three tablets containing 15 commandments, only to drop one of the tablets, losing the last five commandments as the tablet shatters into bits.
It's also a collection of sources of Jewish humor--anything that brings a grin, chuckle, laugh, guffaw, or just a warm feeling to readers. The scene is short, and the third tablet containing the five lost commandments is visible for only a few seconds.
But our favorites are Lo Tatzkhik or Lo Titzkhak - obviously an inside joke by the Brooks crew, Lo Tikneh - perhaps the basis for not buying retail, and Lo Teshaber - irony of ironies - as the tablet fell to the ground and broke into tiny pieces.I had a friend who challenged me to do the same, and I was amazed at what I discovered. That He wants to have an exclusive relationship with you. ” And he said, “The secret of my successful marriage is the same secret that I have in business: I stick to the same model.” In traditional wedding vows, the man and woman pledge their devotion until death parts them. Some people are on the brink of divorce because they talk divorce. I bet before you were married you spent a lot more time together in a week, didn’t you? But then He said, “It is not good that he is alone. The Third Commandment of Marriage: Speak Well of Your Mate Exodus 20:7 gives us our third commandment of marriage, ". The Fourth Commandment of Marriage: Spend Exclusive Time Together The fourth commandment, found in Exodus 20:8-11, “Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.THE VIDEO MAY NOT BE VIEWABLE DIRECTLY FROM THE EMAIL THAT YOU GET EACH DAY ON SOME COMPUTERS AND TABLETS.YOU MUST CLICK ON THE TITLE AT THE TOP OF THE EMAIL TO REACH THE JEWISH HUMOR CENTRAL WEBSITE, FROM WHICH YOU CLICK ON THE PLAY BUTTON IN THE VIDEO IMAGE TO START THE VIDEO.)P. If you missed the PBS Mel Brooks special, it's being shown nine more times during the next week.