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David revisits 18Forty’s comedy exploration from July of 2020, featuring comedians Gary Gulman and Leah Forster and Rabbi Daniel Feldman. David once again explores the connections between comedy and life, and how comedy can help cope with tragedy. He also explores some of the qualities of Jewish humor.
– Why did 18Forty choose comedy as a topic, and why so early?
– What life lessons can comedy teach?
– What are some of the characteristics of Jewish comedy and Jewish comedians?
Tune in to hear David reflect on 18Forty’s comedy topic.
The Most Human Human by Brian Christian https://www.amazon.com/Most-Human-Talking-Computers-Teaches-ebook/dp/B004FEG2S6
Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl https://www.amazon.com/Mans-Search-Meaning-Viktor-Frankl/dp/0807014273/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=
For more, visit https://18forty.org/podcast/comedy-roundup/.