Amazing Chutzpah

     There is an old Jewish joke used to describe chutzpah — a yiddish word for that attitude of mind that is part daring, part crazy, part incredible.  The joke goes like this:

     A Jewish young man is brought before the elders on charges that he murdered his father and his mother.  He is found guilty and faces a severe sentence.  He then demands clemency on the grounds that he is an orphan.

     That is chutzpah.

     I would say that the following report also illlustrates chutzpah:

Netanyahu: Would Have Been a ‘Moral Mistake’ Not to Attack Gaza Schools


One comment on “Amazing Chutzpah

  1. Sounds like acting with chutzpah creates and perpetuates at least part of the “antisemitism” they so vehemently decry.

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