Jerusalem Post cartoonist Yaakov Kirschen, creator of Dry Bones, Israel’s
longest-running comic strip, has announced the launch of The Dry Bones Passover
Haggada project on Kickstarter, the world’s largest crowd-funding platform for
Kirschen hopes to raise $5,000 to create the new
“The Passover Haggada is the story of the birth of the Jewish
people, the exodus from the land of Egypt, and our relationship to the Land of
Israel, so it’s a natural fit for Dry Bones,” Kirschen said. “Even the first
identifiably Jewish joke can be found in the story of the Exodus: ‘Are there no
graves in Egypt, that you have taken us away to die in the wilderness?’ Exodus
14:11,” he said.
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