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    • bronxite10
    • 24.11.13 | 17:51 (IST)

    Attended a great speech by Abba Eban in Connecticut in the 1980's. It was so good that I went up after the speech to shake his hand. He smiled at me, laughed and walked away. A couple of years later, I heard him give another speech at a Tikkun conference in New York. Once again, he gave a great speech. I happened to pass him in the lobby after the speech and heard him ask where the bathroom was. I told him it was out of order and he had to go next door. It was very satisfying. Great statesman, perhaps, but as far as I know, on a personal level, he was a creep.

    from the article: Newly elected Labor leader says won't join Netanyahu government
    First published 12:32 24.11.13 | Last updated 12:32 24.11.13
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