Just when I thought I’d heard / seen it all, Israel kicks me with a Kishonesque boot:

Locals and tourists in the Israeli town of Kiryat Yam have been flocking to the coast in hopes of glimpsing a creature that most people believe only exist in fairy tales.

An alleged mermaid, said to resemble a cross between a fish and a young girl, only appears at sunset. It performs a few tricks for onlookers before disappearing for the night. [Full article]

There’ll even be a $1 million reward for the first photograph of Rebbetzin Fisch.
So, CK, get going – Jewlicious needs the money!

P.S.: In case you’ve been wondering, it’s “yammeydl” in Yiddish…

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