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1 Billy the Weatherman  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 11:03:34am

So fucking crazy. Are they complain now that the Washington Post wasn’t stress a persons jewishness enough.

2 Charles Johnson  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 11:32:47am

The words “too Jewish” are put in quotes in this headline, but the Washington Post obituary never once uses those words.

3 Vicious Babushka  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 12:35:20pm

Please just remove this spambot.

4 Destro  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 1:25:54pm

re: #2 Charles Johnson

I second the motion - this is not a real person posting - it’s a bot so ban it.

5 Glenn Beck's Grand Unifying Theory of Obdicut  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 1:28:24pm
The 1,304-word article by Post reporter Paul Schwartzman notes that the former congressman and mayor was “the son of a Jewish immigrant furrier” and that he campaigned “alongside Bess Myerson, the first Jewish woman to win the Miss America title.” The obituary also says that “during the 1988 presidential campaign, he [Koch] caused a kerfuffle when he said Jews would be ‘crazy’ to vote for the Rev. Jesse Jackson because Jackson had voiced support for Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.”

Sounds like they stressed his Jewishness to me.

6 CuriousLurker  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 1:39:39pm

Oh, FFS—what ridiculous nonsense.

7 Buck  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 6:56:24pm

I think the point that CAMERA is trying to make is that the Obit leaves out a lot of the stuff that should have been included. That they leave out the stuff that might have made him “too Jewish”.

I can see you disagreeing, but they do make a good case.

8 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 7:06:10pm

re: #7 Buck

I think the point that CAMERA is trying to make is that the Obit leaves out a lot of the stuff that should have been included. That they leave out the stuff that might have made him “too Jewish”.

I can see you disagreeing, but they do make a good case.

Even so, the obit doesn’t cross any red or even yellow lines. Thus CAMERA comes across as trolling on this one. Thus I downding.

9 thecommodore  Tue, Feb 5, 2013 10:22:01pm

re: #3 Ghost of Alouette

Please just remove this spambot.

Second.


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