• Speaking in New York, Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon says that Israel doesn’t meddle in American politics and makes no distinctions between Republicans and Democrats. [Haaretz]
• Our very own columnist Rachel Shukert tops the Forward list of the six funniest Jewesses on Twitter. Holler! [Forward]
• Steve Sabol, President of NFL Films, has died at 69. [NYT]
• Ehud Barak and Rahm Emanuel met today to discuss (fill in the blank) [Times of Israel]
• Marshall Wittman, who has worked for Senator Joseph Lieberman, Senator John McCain, the Democratic Leadership Council, and the Christian Coalition, has been tapped to be AIPAC’s newest spokesman. [JTA]
Adam Chandler was previously a staff writer at Tablet. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Atlantic, Slate, Esquire, New York, and elsewhere. He tweets @allmychandler.