Category: yeshivish

What is a hocker? (video)

If you have a good understanding of what a hocker or macher is – this video hits home. If not, wish you luck in understanding it. (the sound was not too great- and the title is just because I couldn’t…

Overheard at Subsational

I was sitting at Subsational on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn eating a most enjoyable honey barbeque steak sandwich when I overheard a couple of yeshiva hocker types chatting. There was one guy in a bright colored button down shirt…