December 21, 2022
Torah Smash! The Podcast for Nerdy Jews
Episode 18 - Hershel and the Torah Smash Chanukah Special!
Walking down the dark, quiet road is Hershel of Ostropol and, what’s this? He’s real?! Not only did this yiddish folklore legend save Chanukah, but he also has so much in common with another character from nerd culture. Find out who in this very special Chanukah episode!
00:01:11 Introducing our hero, Hershel of Ostropol
00:03:40 The trickster of Yiddish folklore
00:05:50 “Better a whole lie, than a half truth”
00:10:18 Have you ever been deceived and thought it was okay?
00:12:27 One is just a more likable trickster
00:16:52 We survive, that’s just what we do
00:21:25 The Hershel Cinematic Universe
00:32:32 Favorite Loki Appearance in the MCU
00:40:15 HAPPY CHANUKAH!
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