Jane Krakowski, Larry Wilmore and More on Wit

March 21, 2016 3:07 PM

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WSJ. asks six luminaries to weigh in on a single topic. This month: Wit

“I grew up in Borough Park, Brooklyn—a place where wit was highly rewarded. Jackie Mason lived two doors down, and Buddy Hackett was around the corner. I used wit later as a way to fight back. When I was in college, Jewish kids like me couldn’t get into fraternities. To mock them, we made shirts tha...

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