[Marxism] Vay iz mir!

Andrew Pollack acpollack2 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 10 07:28:34 MDT 2013


Possibilities:
1. She was actually signaling to Loren Maazel, who was waiting in the
wings, that he was on next.
2. Since mazel by itself means "destiny," she thought she was making a
profound philosophical statement.
3. She's just an idiot like all her colleagues.


On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 8:59 PM, Jesse Lemisch <jesse.lemisch at verizon.net>wrote:

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> Today on ABC Katie Couric congratulated somebody by saying, "Mazel." No
> "tov," just "mazel."
> 1. What does it say about the state of the culture that Katie says this?
> 2. What does Mazel, without the tov, mean?
> Jesse Lemisch
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