“I’m Jewish, but I celebrate Christmas, and I’m going to do that ’til the Jewish people can decide on a way to spell Hanukkah.”

— comedienne Rita Rudner, discussing her holiday proclivities on HBO’s “One Night Stand”

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  1. the buzz from A.:

    Here is a musical version of Ms. Rudner’s dilemma. (Watch at least to the 1:30 mark and enjoy the spelling bee part of the song!)

    Indeed, Happy Hanukkah, Chanukah, or however you wish to spell the name of the Jewish holiday of lights! Happy Christmas, Kwanzaa, Festivus, Winter Solstice, and most importantly, New Year!

    In honor of Hanukkah, here is a nontraditional song by Tom Lehrer.