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Sundown: Yup, There’s Even an App For That

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• A new Apple app links to a site that has helped organized nonviolent, border-breaching protests against Israel. Information Minister Yuli Edelstein has asked Apple chief Steve Jobs to remove it. [AP/WP]

• Incredible photos of Germany’s invasion of the U.S.S.R., with pictures of everyone from the Führer to Jewish prisoners of war, have recently turned up. [Lens]

• H and H is closing its Broadway storefront. Ironically but inevitably, Upper West Siders will have to serve Zabar’s bagels during their shivahs. [WSJ]

• Allison Benedikt, author of that Awl piece that riled so many, responds to contributing editor Jeff Goldberg. [Goldblog]

• Israel approved the construction of 1200 new homes and 18 new schools in Gaza. [AP/WP]

• “I Married a Jew”: An essay about a taboo subject from the January 1939 Atlantic. And she’s German! A shande fur die Deutschmen! [Atlantic]

Sharon Kleinbaum, the rabbi and head of Beit Simchat Torah—the nation’s largest LGBT congregation—puts her arm around an ultra-Orthodox man during a gay marriage protest. Spitting ensues.

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It hardly needs to be mentioned, but those will be Palestinian homes and schools in Gaza.

It also hardly needs to be mentioned that it will probably be 200 new homes, five new schools, and several hundred strategically placed, reinforced and deeply dug in military bunkers.

“nonviolent” and “border-breaching” seem to be mutually exclusive. Are there any countries which wouldn’t see a mass border breach as an attack?

Marc, that Atlantic piece is quite something. It is easy to get complacent, and it is easy to forget how different was the America of less than a century ago. Thanks for posting.

Barry says:

Worshippers of the pedophile Mohammed are required by the teachings of their death cult, contained in the satanic Quran, to be violent. A “non-violent Muslonazi” is an inherent contradiction. Even the Dhimmi police chief of Dearborn testified last month that Muslims are religiously mandated to be violent beasts.

But I did enjoy that video of the Neturei Karta folk spitting on their liberal allies. :-) That was fun. Allies of the “Palestinians” are such nice people.

Barry says:

It wasn’t “an ultra-Orthodox man” – it was Rabbi Weiss, the leading figleaf for the leftists who support the subhuman “Palestinians”.

And by his beatific demeanor, you can see why he’s the ne plus ulltra of what it means to be Pro-Palestinian.

Gene says:

Strange timing for the photos. Today is the 70 anniversary of German invasion of Russia. It is also interesting that Jewish POWs had stars of David on their uniforms. Apparently Germans wanted to separate them from the rest of Russian POWs but, most likely, had no intention to kill them right away. I’m pretty sure that later in the war Jewish POWs were executed as soon as they were captured, without the nuisance of attaching stars to their uniforms.


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