Ira reads from In Dreams Begin Responsibilities. (7 minutes)
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Writer Etgar Keret tells a story about his father, who was constantly imagining parallel universes.
Producer Emanuele Berry and her dad only talked about basketball.
One night Rosie’s father, busy working, told Rosie, then 9, to stop distracting him with her questions.
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Our regular host Ira Glass talks to some Hasidic Jews who also live in the neighborhood to get a different take on the parade. (10 minutes)