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Sundown: Arrest in N.J. Synagogue Attacks

Plus, Hasty Pudding honors Segel, topical advice from Dr. Ruth, and more

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Jason Segel at the People's Choice Awards January 11, 2012.(Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for PCA)

• Police arrested a 19-year-old in connection with two synagogue attacks earlier this month. [JTA]

• Jason Segel was named Hasty Pudding Man of the Year. We love you, man. [Access Hollywood]

• More confirmation that Tel Aviv is a popular gay tourist destination, this time with quotes from Tablet contributor Jamie Kirchick’s November response to claims of “pinkwashing.” [AP]

• Asking why John Mearsheimer’s blurb on Gilad Atzmon’s book in September didn’t prompt more of a backlash. [Commentary]

Goosebumps author R.L. Stine’s favorite thriller is Rosemary’s Baby (the book, duh). [Village Voice]

• Dr. Ruth Westheimer’s tweet of the day: “Pres will be talking about US State of the Union but afterwards, or before, couples ought to talk about the state of their union.”

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The way you have the photo and the headline, it makes it seem like Segel was the person arrested for the arson. You might want to think about the layout.

What a weirdo.

Jules is an Islamofacist nazi whose obssessed with Jews. You’re the weirdo!

Nina this guy must of been from your goon platoon.

Do you kiss your mother with that mouth?

“Nina this guy must of been from your goon platoon.”

English isn’t Jules first language. Is it Farsi, or Arabic?

arnon, my principal language is English and yours is witch hunt.

I don’t think this issue is directly related to the New Jersey incident but it does raise some questions that deserve honest answering.


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Sundown: Arrest in N.J. Synagogue Attacks

Plus, Hasty Pudding honors Segel, topical advice from Dr. Ruth, and more

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