Hilarious article in TIME magazine regarding the Mel Gibson debacle
Posted by alilyamongthorns on August 8, 2006
Maybe We Should Just Make Mel Happy
Attacking anti-Semitism hasn’t got us far in 3,000 years. It’s time for some changes
By Joel Stein
Posted Sunday, Aug. 6, 2006
Most times, when someone spouts off about how awful the Jews are, I blow it off as ignorance. If the guy just got to know us, he would totally dig us. We’re funny and warm and smart and totally self-effacing. We send Ben Stiller to Iran for a few weeks, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will be opening up Noah’s bagel shops in all the strip malls in Tehran. The only problem is that with just 0.02% of the world’s population, we can’t do nearly as many personal appearances as we’d like. That’s why we took over the media.
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Note: This is the 2nd most e-mailed TIME article of the day. I know I e-mailed it to my family as soon as I read it.