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From Charlie Kaufman: Confessions of an Original Mind, p.138 (by Doreen Alexander Child) The character's name, Sammy Barnathan, may be a clever play on the name of a Rabbi in the Talmud. Rabbi Samuel bar Nathan had a prayer leader removed from guiding a religious service because of his excessive bowing. This overly submissive posture greatly ...
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