Michele Chabin |
Observant Jews in Israel can’t get no satisfaction.
That’s the mantra this week as word spread that the Rolling Stones will make their first-ever appearance in the Jewish state on June 4. The reason for the dissatisfaction: because the Tel Aviv show will begin just a few minutes after the end of Shavuot (Israelis keep one day of Shavuot, not two).
Silvan Shalom, Israel’s energy and water minister and possible candidate for president, is being investigated following accusations of sexual offenses committed against a female staff member some 15 years ago.