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Trinkt Le Chaim

Posted by shanoah on December 9, 2008

That is depressing, but beautiful. And, no, we aren’t a one trick pony. We have at least two tricks, I’m fairly certain.

As such, I’m going to combine themes here, and present you with Julie Andrews singing in Yiddish:

Trinkt Le Chaim – Julie Andrews (from Thoroughly Modern Millie) w/ Mickey Katz on clarinet

A couple notes: the dancing isn’t exactly authentic, the band is, and several of the things that happen in this clip would never go down at an orthodox Jewish wedding. Still, a lot of fun, and I thought it was worth sharing. And I like the moment where Mary Tyler Moore says “It’s Jewish!”…

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