Today on Tablet
Dining chez POTUS, Turkey troubles, and more
Today in Tablet Magazine, contributing editor Joan Nathan remembers White House meals past and present. David P. Goldman points to the numerous contradictions in the Obama administration’s continued backing of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan despite his friendliness to Iran and moves against Israel. Music columnist Alexander Gelfand profiles Rafi Malkiel, who uses an aguaphonium—it uses water, and you can build your own!—to make music that explores his Jewish roots. Sarah Mishkin reports on a new Egyptian film that depicts Israel as the enemy, but not for anti-Semitic reasons. And The Scroll is still not over yesterday’s amazing soccer victory.