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Meet Mark Twain’s Jewish Son-in-Law

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(Jewniverse via JTA) — When you think of Mark Twain, chances are white fences and the Mississippi River spring to mind a long time before anything Jewish does. But the man lauded both as “the greatest American humorist of his age” and “the father of American literature” had a Jewish son-in-law who… Read more »