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When Senator Orin Hatch, a Mormon, put together a nice little Hanukah ditty, some took umbrage because the Senator is a Republican. And a Mormon. Not sure which they felt was worst. In any case, Max Weinberg, “the Tonight Show’s only Jew” put together a Christmas ditty, sung to the tune of “Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel,” featuring singing by host Conan Obrien and the Tapernacle Choir. Get it? “Tapernacle?” They’re a choir and they tap! The one thing I learned from this song is that we don’t really know a hell of a lot about Mormons.
Hat tip to Farrah and the Forward
My Menorah – The uhm, hottest Hanukah video. Ever.
In the annals of contemporary Chanukah music, we've had choir backed singalongs, rap songs, klezmer ditties and heavy metal paeans. However, Chevonne's My Menorah is the first sultry Hasmonean R&B track I have ever heard. Jewish? Well she's got ...