The Story of Purim Told in Pop Culture GIFs by the Forward

The Story of Purim Told in Pop Culture GIFs

Purim is this week! We hope you have your costumes picked out, are getting ready to bake some hamantaschen and flexing your hands in preparation for all that vigorous grogger shaking.

If you need a refresher on the story of Purim and only have, say, 30 seconds, we’ve got you covered. Here’s the story of Purim in animated GIFs told by some of our favorite pop-culture Jews, like Broad City’s Abbi and Ilana, and Wonder Woman Gal Gadot, because, as you know, the story of Purim is all about feminism…

Or is it?


The Story of Purim Told in Pop Culture GIFs


Lior Zaltzman

Lior Zaltzman

Lior Zaltzman was the Forward’s Digital Fellow. Follow her on twitter @liorca .

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