Daily Jewce: Ambassador’s Comments, Jailhouse Bar Mitzvah Gift Fallout, Red Kermit, Jerusalem Bus Ads, And More
By Jason Diamond / December 6, 2011
In the news today: The fallout from an American ambassador’s comments, a rabbis is fined, Fox thinks the Muppets are commies, women return to bus ads in Jerusalem, and more. Read More
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- The Obama administration backs the American ambassador to Belgium, Howard Gutman, after he said there is a new breed of anti-Semitism “largely born of and reflecting the tension between Israel, the Palestinian territories and neighboring Arab states in the Middle East over the continuing Israeli-Palestinian problem.”
- To all rabbis who perform jailhouse bar mitzvahs: don’t accept the party gifts. You will be fined like Rabbi Leib Glanz.
- Pictures of women get back on Jerusalem bus ads, just as long as they don’t go into ultra-Orthodox areas.
- It’s time for Hanukkah cookies!!!