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Jewcy Zeitgeist: Obama Takes Leno, Vermont Debates Gay Marriage, and Lieberman to Become Foreign Minister

Here are today’s top stories in no particular order: Lawmakers in Vermont are beginning hearings this week to legalize gay marriage. Currently, gay couples can only legally wed in Massachusetts and Connecticut. Avigdor Lieberman is on track to become Israel’s next foreign … Read More

By / March 16, 2009

Here are today’s top stories in no particular order:

  • Lawmakers in Vermont are beginning hearings this week to legalize gay marriage. Currently, gay couples can only legally wed in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
  • Avigdor Lieberman is on track to become Israel’s next foreign minister in a coalition deal with soon-to-be prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu.
  • The latest Pew Poll results are suggesting that President Obama’s support is dissolving, with his approval rating dipping below 60 percent.
  • In a bizarre turn of events, a New York woman was hit by a stray arrow yesterday. She is in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery.