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Sundown: You’ll Be Older Too …

Plus Obama returns Ponzi-ist’s money, and more

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Israeli Independence Day celebrated tonight in Netanya.(Jack Guez/AFP/GettyImages)

• Ethan Bronner, in what’s probably one of his final dispatches, takes stock of Israel at the age of 64. [NYT]

• An L.A. Persian-Jewish accused Ponzi schemer was also a major Obama campaign bundler; the campaign will return his cash. [Politico]

• U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed concern at Israel’s legalization of three West Bank outposts. [Haaretz]

• Do a word-search for “genocide” in this White House statement on Armenian Remembrance Day. Hint: you won’t get any hits. [White House]

Mein Kampf to be reprinted in Germany for the first time since World War Two. [NYDN Page Views]

• No Israeli fencers qualified for the London Olympics—the first miss since 1988. [Ynet]

Happy 64th, Israel.

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yevka says:

Abe Foxman will be very happy that nobody will get any hits by entering in the words Armenian and genocide. He doesn’t want anybody, any  people, nationality, or ethnicity cutting into his personal franchise as the king of suffering.

This is where pettiness does not pay off.

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