• New Yorker editor David Remnick senses racism in some (though by no means all) of the Orthodox community’s antipathy to President Obama. [The Jewish Star]
• The one-of-a-kind Eli Valley does noir. [Forward]
• The Dubai assassination of Hamas weapons man Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, probably by the Mossad, has made a star out of Dubai’s charismatic, spotlight-seeking police chief. [WSJ]
• Israel’s nuclear ambiguity,
explained Explained. [Slate]
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