Yes that Orrin Hatch…
Eight Days of Hanukkah from Tablet Magazine on Vimeo.
I love that simply adding in some goofy little accordion rifts makes it sound Jew-y.
“They lit the the menorah/in that holy place.”
Yeah, that holy place. You know.
A non-Jewish US Senator from Utah is writing Hannukah songs and wearing a mezuzah… oy vei
That’s my Senator . . . oy.
Also, in the very unlikely event that you loved this, he also writes patriotic and christian music.
For Hanukkah, I asked for a single payer health care system and all I got was this song. Gee, thanks a lot, Senator!
i’m waiting for the remix where the christian side hug dudes drop a verse on forced conversions.
Apparently he wrote the song at the request of journalist and blogger Jeffrey Goldberg.
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