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Daybreak: Spotlight on Cantor’s Ties to Rabbi

Plus new report on Iran’s nuclear program, atheist summer camp, and more

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U.S. House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA) (C) speaks during a news conference July 10, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.(Alex Wong/Getty Images)

• Rep. Eric Cantor’s ties to Rabbi Yosef Pinto are being examined now that Pinto’s aide, Ofer Biton, is under FBI investigation for charges of immigration fraud. [Al-Monitor]

• A new report is said to show that Iran is continuing to develop its nuclear program and facilities, with a focus on enriching uranium to the point where, experts say, a nuclear bomb could be built. [NYT]

• Is atheist summer camp the new Jewish summer camp? [ABC News]

• San Francisco’s Wise Sons deli—where Woody himself has been spotted dining—was named one of Bon Apetit’s best new Jewish delis. [Huffington Post]

• A new website offers Yiddish Curses for Republican Jews, because of course. [Jewcy]

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PhillipNagle says:

How far out on a limb is that quip about Rep. Kantor. He knows someone who’s aide is being investigated (not arrested) by the FBI. This is a stretch even for left wingers. It’s not as if it were his mother who he was close to was involved with terrorist groups. Oh wait, that would be OK.

PhillipNagle says:

How far out on a limb is that quip about Rep. Kantor. He knows someone who’s aide is being investigated (not arrested) by the FBI. This is a stretch even for left wingers. It’s not as if it were his mother who he was close to was involved with terrorist groups. Oh wait, that would be OK.

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