1. In Westchester County, JTA reports, a 71 year-old "caller" is alleged to have "fixed" synagogue-sponsored bingo games..https://www.jta.org/2018/08/13/news-opinion/man-charged-with-fraud-for-fixing-synagogues-bingo-game?utm_source=JTA Maropost&utm_campaign=JTA&utm_medium=email&mpweb=1161-5625-27384
2. Did Jeremy Corbyn, the head of Britain's Labor Party, really lay a wreath in memory of the Palestinian terrorists who slaughtered Israelis at the Munich Olympics? Is he the highest-ranking current political leader in Western Europe to evidence anti-semitism beyond anti-Israeli sentiments? Or is he the symptom of a spreading disease?https://www.tabletmag.com/scroll/268491/jeremy-corbyn-will-lay-a-wreath-for-plo-munich-murderers-but-not-for-dead-jews-at-yad-vashem?utm_source=tabletmagazinelist&utm_campaign=94b8cf93cc-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_08_13_08_33&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c308bf8edb-94b8cf93cc-206560494
3. With all of the issues swirling around Israel, The Times of Israel recently reported that the country is now confronting...a crocoidile crisis. https://www.timesofisrael.com/israel-faces-crocodile-conundrum-with-stranded-reptiles/ 700 of them isolated at a defunct "tourist attraction." As one observor pointed out: "a loose croc in the Jordan River could spark an international incident." OY!!
4. JTA reported that a moronic (my description) GOP candidate for Governor of California publcly compared waiting in line at the DMV to the Holocaust. Enough said about that guy.