Transjordan, under the Hashemite ruler Abdullah I, gained independence from Britain in 1946 and was called Jordan in 1949, but it remained under heavy British influence.
Egypt gained nominal independence in 1922, but Britain continued to exert a strong influence on the country until the Anglo-Egyptian Treaty of 1936 which limited Britain’s presence to a garrison of troops on the Suez Canal until 1945.
During one service in a wealthy synagogue, the rabbi got carried away.I challenge anyone who would dare say there’s “no such thing as ‘Jewish’ humor! Like that girl with the curl, when a Jewish joke is good it’s very very good and showcases our unique Jewish spirit, wit, and yes, often sarcastic brand of humor. Could there be a funnier or sharper way to respond? “How can you sit there when the ship may be sinking?! (She’s still deciding which.) She was also chosen as a Distinguished Woman in Las Vegas in March of 2014.” One comic I interviewed who became a star during his salad days doing Jewish “shtick” recently swore there was no difference between Red Skelton and Sid Caesar! The Wish Tim and Lyle, walking down Main Street with Moshe, their boss, spied an oil lamp. Frum & More Frum A distinguished orthodox rabbi arrived in heaven and was greeted by an angel. Marnie invites you to join her on Facebook, Linked In, and Twitter. For counseling she can also be reached at Liveperson: And while it’s possible his neighbor (God forbid) is now calling himself “Polson” it reminds us of where we’ve been. Mendel was on a ship emigrating from Russia to America. " We Jews have been known to make fun of our special “types.” This joke makes fun of “alrightniks,” and is a classic.