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Sunday, January 30, 2011

Rabbi who caused Helen Thomas’ downfall named editor

JTA - Rabbi David Nesenoff, whose impromptu interview with journalist Helen Thomas led to her resignation, has been named the publisher and editor of The Jewish Star.

The weekly newspaper, based on Long Island in suburban New York, made the announcement late last week on behalf of its owners, Clifford and Stuart Richner. Read more

Related story: The Manufactured Controversy Over Former Senior White House Correspondent Helen Thomas ...Rabbi David Nesenoff also made a video featuring himself and another man impersonating a buffoonish Catholic priest and Mexican immigrant. Read more