Tie joke catastrophe - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Brit
    • 26.04.10 | 22:54 (IDT)

    I am deeply shocked at the telling of this joke. I seriously wonder whether Israel should break off diplomatic relations with the US. Certainly James Jones should lose his job, probably his US citizenship and possibly his private parts for telling such a joke. One blessing, this outrage means that surely no one will ever again criticise Israel for killing almost 1000 Gazan civilians in Operation Cast Lead. While we are about it, perhaps this joke will lead to the banning of that infamous anti-semitic tract, "The Joys of Yiddish" by Leo Rosten, which is FULL of similar jokes.

    from the article: James Jones' Jewish joke - funny or inappropriate?
    First published 17:34 25.04.10 | Last updated 17:52 25.04.10
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