Jews should not be defensive nor expect every fictional Jew to be a hero - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stuart Wilder
    • 28.10.13 | 16:19 (IST)

    There are scores of crooked Jewish lawyers, and 100 times as many honest, talented, and great ones. We have to stop wringing our hands when a crooked character in a movie or TV series is also a Jew? I imagine if Madoff was not real, but invented in a TV series, Abe Foxman's head would blow up. We can afford to stop being defensive and just enjoy the show. A few of us win Nobel prizes, a few of us win Medals of Honor, and a few of us steal.Get over it.

    from the article: Breaking Bad, The Wire, Orange is the New Black: Jewish stereotypes, without the guilt
    First published 16:53 27.10.13 | Last updated 16:53 27.10.13
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