Sundown: Occupy Kaddish
Plus Iran’s missiles, Jordanian intrigue, and more
• A policeman at Zuccotti Park needed a minyan. Occupiers were happy to oblige. [Facebook Occupy Judaism]
• The explosion at the weapons depot/secret missile base outside Tehran has drawn the curtain back on Iran’s missile program. [NYT]
• King Abdullah’s hold over Jordan is shaky and getting shakier. [NYRB]
• Toward the end, Libyans accused Muammar Qaddafi of being a Jew, because it’s Libya. [Forward]
• A disabled Jewish Venezuelan marathoner drew the ire of anti-Semites, because it’s Venezuela. [Time Global Spin]
• New Bravo reality show Shahs of of Sunset is exactly what you think it is. [Hollywood Reporter]
• It would certainly be funny if intelligence was withheld from Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman. [AP/FP]
• The Chicago Bears placed rookie right tackle Gabe Carimi on injured reserved, ending his season. You’ll get ‘em next year! [ESPN]
• Tablet Magazine contributing editor Shalom Auslander has a new Showtime comedy coming out you should watch. [Deadline]
• Tablet Magazine contributing editor Etgar Keret has this contest you should do. [Something Out of Something]
• Macaro/oo/nis: a user’s guide. [Slate]
• The Quandt family, which owns BMW, has pledged $7 million to memorialize forced laborers who worked at the Quandt patriarch’s Nazi factory. [JTA]
Happy pre-Thanksgiving weekend!
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