Jon Stewart and Blackface: Has Political Correctness Killed Jewish Humor?

Jon Stewart was being sarcastic when he said "Everyone knows you get to be racist on Purim." But has American Jewish defensiveness killed the subversive and plain fun of dressing up and playing with identities?

It caught me by surprise. Two days after Purim, I was watching "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," as I do every day, when on came

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