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Famous Jews Talk Mom In Six Words

Ever wonder what Jewish porn star James Deen thinks of his mother?

In collaboration with Larry Smith, founder of SMITH Magazine and the “Six-Word Memoir” project, the Forward asked some Tribe notables to give their six-word take on the woman who pushed them out into the world — literally and figuratively.

Below are their words of love to celebrate the walking, talking stereotype that is the Jewish Mother.

My mom is really, really awesome
— James Deen, 27, porn star, Los Angeles, about his mother.

Of course brisket travels by plane!
— Austin Ratner, 41, author of “In the Land of the Living, Brooklyn, about Susan Ratner.

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