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    • DK
    • 25.05.11 | 03:37 (IDT)

    As I'm sure the author knows, there aren't 10 people in the entire US Congress who can stand up to AIPAC. That is why Netanyahu got a reception that any President could only dream of. For an American of partly Jewish ancestry like myself it was a very distressing moment. I had a close Israeli-American friend who had known Bibi all his life, literally, and described him with typical Israeli restraint as "an idiot." He died ten years ago. At least he didn't have to see this.

    from the article: Netanyahu's speech to Congress shows America will buy anything
    First published 00:57 25.05.11 | Last updated 00:57 25.05.11
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