• In These Annoying Times, Here's the One Yiddish Word You Should Know

    5 monthes ago - By Tablet Magazine

    An opinion column about the U.S. administration's strategy toward Iran's government recently appeared in the Orthodox English-language daily Hamodia under the title “ Mutcheh -ing the Mullahs.” The columnist was challenged by an expert proofreader to explain the odd Yiddish verb.
    It is, in fact, a most wondrous one, expressive, memorable, fun to say and full of appropriate invocations in these troubled times, as we are treated to a profusion of mutcheh -ing.
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