Author Archives: Larissa Puro

Joke – Washington D.C.

Joke 9/11 Joke – Washington, D.C. Person A: Knock, knock. Person B: Who’s there? Person A: You said you’d never forget! This joke references the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. During that time and for years after, the phrase, “We will never forget” came to define the tragedy. It became a unifying American idea… Continue Reading »

Holiday Tradition – Jewish

Religious Holiday Tradition The Passover Seder – Jewish My dad’s Jewish family observed this tradition during the mid 1900s. The Passover Seder is a very ritualized Jewish dinner during the first two nights of Passover. The first born, oldest male child of the family, my dad’s older brother, would read holy scripts while the family… Continue Reading »