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JERUSALEM — A Jewish teenager in Israel made a wave of threats to Jewish institutions in the United States and other countries in recent months, contributing to widespread fears of a spike in anti-Semitism, law enforcement officials said, after an international investigation culminated on Thursday in the arrest of the man, whose lawyer said he suffered from a brain tumor that affects his behavior.

A spokesman for the police here, Micky Rosenfeld, said the 18-year-old suspect, who holds dual Israeli and American citizenship and lives in the Ashkelon area of southern Israel, had made threats to Jewish community centers and other sites in the United States, Australia and New Zealand, and to at least one commercial airline flight, forcing an emergency landing. His motives were not immediately clear.

“This is the guy we are talking about,” Mr. Rosenfeld said.

A judge ordered the suspect, who has not been charged, held until at least March 30, ordered a medical examination and imposed an order of silence forbidding Israeli authorities to release his name.

• Category: Foreign Policy • Tags: Anti-Semitism, Terrorism 
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  1. What’s new? This is typical Jewish behavior. Always attacking everyone else, and staging attacks against themselves to prove that they are hated. I understand pogroms.

    • Agree: Amasius
    • Replies: @Amasius
    , @Clyde
  2. “…………..whose lawyer said he suffered from a brain jewmor that affects his behavior.”

    Poor kid.

    • Replies: @FKA Max
  3. Anon-og [AKA "Mike Johnson"] says:

    It doesn’t get better than this, I am surprised we even get a chance to hear about this……….LOL..

    The Pathetic Ones……..

    • Replies: @anonymous
  4. FKA Max says:

    ‘Brooklyn Butcher’ lawyer: Jewish inbreeding made him murder boy

    The Real Saul Goodman from ‘Breaking Bad’ and ‘Better Call Saul’?

    • Replies: @Dan Hayes
  5. anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    Yes I’m surprised they didn’t find a way to bury this completely… but I doubt it will get a lot of prominent coverage.

    That and the other ‘serial-threatener’ of Jews… the black dude trying to frame his white ex girlfriend.

    It’s an interesting phenomenon the press should do a big feature on!

  6. Wally says:

    As if we didn’t know already.

    Staged ‘antisemitic’ crimes are the rule, not the exception.
    As a rule, these are never ‘crimes’ that are tried in courts of law.

    These are only what some people ‘report’ as ‘hate crimes’, not what was actually charged against someone & tried in court.
    IOW, if someone doesn’t like what someone said, they then report it as ‘racist, antisemitic, anti-whomever’ and voila! … instant ‘hate crime’ statistics.

    Is mentioning that Israeli immigration laws allow JEWS ONLY considered a ‘hate crime’, how about Israel’s huge WALL?

    The question to ask is: ‘Who Benefits?’

    And who promotes massive immigration into white gentile countries while keeping their country free of those that don’t believe like they believe?

  7. Interesting.

    Same subject, same perspective, same website, same day.

    ISteve has 51 comments. This ‘forum’ now has 6.

  8. wow, nyt actually published this.

  9. Anonymous [AKA "TRUMPWASRIGHT"] says: • Website

    It was someone trying to “make other people look bad”!!!

  10. Weeks ago, when it was mentioned in a few news outlets that robo-calling and voice-masking technologies were being used by the then unknown perpetrator(s), I thought that the probable truth was that this was some self-obsessed, panties-in-a-twist Jew (or Jews) who was on a self-appointed mission to “show the world that the Jews are under threat.” Such typically repulsive, pathological Jewish behavior.

    Right now, the story about arrest in Israel is on the NYT page but well down from the top–unlike the coverage of the supposed “anti-semitism” that the bomb threats represented. It’s totally off the electronic front page of the Washington Post. Totally predictable.

    Immediately, the excuses begin. He’s “mentally unstable.” Next: He lost family in the Holocaust. And, um, some other stuff.

    Unser Ungluck.

  11. Dan Hayes says:
    @FKA Max

    FKA MAX,

    As a denizen of NYC I can authoritively state that the relationship between Howard Greenberg and Dov Hikind is one forged in the deepest depths of Hades. They are made for and deserve each other.

    • Replies: @FKA Max
  12. uslabor says:

    Remember the USS Liberty, June 8, 1967. 34 Americans dead, 171 wounded. Killed by the IDF. Of course this makes me an anti-Semitic hateball.

    • Agree: anarchyst
    • Replies: @Eustace Tilley (not)
  13. Anon • Disclaimer says:

    I think people like these should be called Hyper-Semites.

  14. FKA Max says:
    @Dan Hayes

    Thank you, Mr. Hayes.

    I must confess this is quite entertaining to watch from a distance.

    I actually believe that Howard Greenberg’s “insanity due to inbreeding” defense was most likely sincere and accurate. I think the same could apply to this case, but instead of admitting to the high cousin marriage rates for certain Jewish groups, and the mental instabilities this causes, they went for the brain tumor defense. But I could be wrong, and the kid truly has a brain tumor.

    There is a connection between cousin marriage and schizophrenia:

    The substantial risk observed in the present study reveals that consanguinity is an important risk factor for schizophrenia in Qatar.

    an israeli water engineer writes: “Consanguineous marriage is almost unknown among Israeli Jews but prevalent among Palestinians.”

    that’s probably pretty correct re. ashkenazi israeli jews, but i’m not so sure about other jews in israel.
    in the mid-50s, 1.4% of ashkenazis were married to either a first-cousin or were part of an uncle-niece marriage. on the other hand, 8.8% of sephardi jews were married to a first-cousin or were in an uncle-niece marriage.

    then, in the late-60s, a study done in Petah Tiqwa found that 1.3% of ashkenazis were in a consanguineous marriage, while 14.3% of non-ashkenazi jews were in a consanguineous marriage.
    i would also guess that orthodox jews who observe all those tzniut laws are more inbred than other jewish groups.
    an israeli water engineer also writes: “Consanguinity certainly increases defectous individuals but provides social stability and a sense of security.”

    This is another favorite of mine, you are probably aware of already:

    No one seems to know anymore what is/defines a “real” anti-semite these days…

    Anti-Semitic Slurs Mar Game at Top Private School

    Clarifying Article Appended

    Basketball fans from the Trinity School, one of New York City’s elite private schools, chanted anti-Semitic slurs at a player from the rival Dalton School at a recent game, taunting him with references to gefilte fish, yarmulkes and other Jewish foods and customs. […]

    One of the Trinity students involved in the incident, who was disciplined by the school this week — and who is himself Jewish — said in an interview yesterday that he and a friend had made three Jewish references during the basketball game: they had called a turnover a ”passover,” termed a shot ”not kosher” and said, after a basket, ”Dalton scored; light the menorah.” […]

    In Internet postings on the incident, and in e-mail messages and conversations, Jewish Trinity families said there was no anti-Semitism at Trinity, where a survey two years ago found that 51 percent of the students had at least one Jewish parent.

    • Replies: @Dan Hayes
  15. Dan Hayes says:
    @FKA Max

    Thank you FKA Max,

    I very much appreciate you thought-filled response. You used it as a springboard into discussing many other interesting/fascinating things. (I was unaware of the Trinity-Dalton imbroglio.)

    BTW, if I ever get into serious legal trouble I’ll contact Howard Greenberg. Forget about my namesake Eddie Hayes (whom I am not related to and only know through The Bonfire of the Vanities).

    • Replies: @FKA Max
  16. Blame-whitey hoax hate crimes are standard victim cult behavior of all diversity people, not just Jews.

    Victim cult ideology is extremely popular in the US and Israel.

    YouTube is loaded with many hoax hate crime stories:

  17. FKA Max says:
    @Dan Hayes

    There is also the recent Joshua Ryne Goldberg case:

    Joshua Ryne Goldberg (born 1994 or 1995) is an American internet troll, who was arrested by the U.S. government for allegedly distributing information about bomb-making techniques as part of an attempt to incite acts of Islamist terrorism on the 14th anniversary of the September 11 attacks.
    His trial was suspended after it emerged that he had previously been diagnosed with schizophrenia and anxiety disorder as part of a long history of mental illness, and he was found incompetent to stand trial[5] pending efforts by doctors to return him to competence.[6]

  18. ouch says:

    The ‘Cruel Revenge’ That Helped Drive the British Out of Palestine

    In July 1947, two British sergeants were being held in a narrow, closely-guarded bunker that had been dug underneath a diamond-polishing plant in Netanya. The two were captured by the Irgun, and the Jewish underground militia threatened to hang them unless the British commuted the death sentences of three Irgun operatives.

    On August 1, nearly three weeks after the kidnapping, Haaretz reported that the Palestine Police found “the two corpses … in a government eucalyptus grove” near Netanya.

    The front-page headline in the UK’s The Daily Express was more acerbic. “HANGED BRITONS: Picture that will shock the world,” it screamed to its readers. Beneath that was a grisly photo of the two young soldiers’ bodies on a tree, bound and blindfolded.

    • Replies: @Dan Hayes
    , @Karl
  19. Clyde says:

    They fooled you and everyone.

  20. @uslabor

    Thanks for recalling that to mind. That incident – unlike the sinking of the USS Maine, the Gulf of Tonkin “incident” or even the capture of the Mayaguez – didn’t even go down the “memory hole”; it was never even mentioned in the Lugenpresse to begin with. Nothing to toss down the hole.

    Naval “incidents” are convenient triggers for initiating wars. That is, if the government wants one. In this case, of course, LBJ didn’t even ask the Israelis for an apology. That’s a good little goy!

    • Replies: @Joe Franklin
  21. anarchyst says:

    The actions by this jew will be ignored while the left will state that “this can be a learning experience, showing the dangers of “right-wing extremism”…

    • Replies: @Art
  22. @Eustace Tilley (not)

    Our First Jewish President Lyndon Johnson? – an update!!

    Lyndon Johnson’s maternal ancestors, the Huffmans, apparently migrated to Frederick, Maryland from Germany sometime in the mid-eighteenth century. Later they moved to Bourbon, Kentucky and eventually settled in Texas in the mid-to-late nineteenth century.

    According to Jewish law, if a person’s mother is Jewish, then that person is automatically Jewish, regardless of the father’s ethnicity or religion. The facts indicate that both of Lyndon Johnson’s great-grandparents, on the maternal side, were Jewish.

    These were the grandparents of Lyndon’s mother, Rebecca Baines. Their names were John S. Huffman and Mary Elizabeth Perrin. John Huffman’s mother was Suzanne Ament, a common Jewish name. Perrin is also a common Jewish name.

    Huffman and Perrin had a daughter, Ruth Ament Huffman, who married Joseph Baines and together they had a daughter, Rebekah Baines, Lyndon Johnson’s mother. The line of Jewish mothers can be traced back three generations in Lyndon Johnson’s family tree. There is little doubt that he was Jewish.

  23. Chu says:

    At least the Israeli police didn’t try to pin it on some Palestinian.

    His lawyer is saying it’s because of a brain tumor he acted this way, but not if you’re using intelligent software to disguise your voice when calling all these US synagogues.

    Makes me think of M. Night Shyamalan’s, The Village, where the town folk dress up as a sinister spector to keep their coreligionists within their shtetl.

  24. Art says:

    The actions by this jew will be ignored while the left will state that “this can be a learning experience, showing the dangers of “right-wing extremism”…

    What is the ratio of Jew MSM reports about bomb threats, to this true story about fake Jew victimhood.

    Hmm – maybe 1,000,000 to one!

    Peace — Art

    • Replies: @anarchyst
  25. Dan Hayes says:


    It was even worse. The victims were boobytrapped. I believe that one person lost their eyesight when taking the bodies down. In reaction there were anti Jewish riots in England.

    • Replies: @ouch
  26. anarchyst says:

    6,000,000 to 1 (using their favorite number (lol)

    • Replies: @Art
  27. Art says:

    6,000,000 to 1 (using their favorite number (lol)


    Smile laugh — very good!

    Peace — Art

  28. Israeli authorities are to be commended for investigating and solving this case.

  29. J1234 says:

    I’m going to take a guess here: Was this article on page…39 (or higher) of the NYT?

  30. Karl says:

    19 ouch > “HANGED BRITONS: Picture that will shock the world”

    George Washington taught us how to handle British soldiers who were occupying someone else’s country.

  31. ouch says:
    @Dan Hayes

    False flags………..


    FBI says ‘Australian IS jihadist’ is actually a Jewish American troll named Joshua Ryne Goldberg

    A young Jewish American man has been charged with pretending to be an Australian-based Islamic State jihadist after a FBI joint investigation with the Australian Federal Police based on information provided by Fairfax Media.

    Joshua Ryne Goldberg, a 20-year old living at his parents’ house in US state of Florida, is accused of posing online as “Australi Witness,” an IS supporter who publicly called for a series of attacks against individuals and events in western countries.

    A 20-year-old whose online identity was ‘Australi Witness’ – an ISIS agent apparently living in Perth – has been arrested at his parents’ place in Florida over plotting a bomb attack at a 9/11 memorial event.

    In recent days Australi Witness has claimed online that he is working with other jihadists to plan attacks in Australia and the United States. He distributed pictures of a bomb that he was working on with “2 lbs of explosives inside”.

    Early on Friday, Australian time, Goldberg, who is non-Muslim and has no real-world links with extremism, was arrested at his home by Florida police for “distribution of information relating to explosives, destructive devices, and weapons of mass destruction”.

    • Agree: Dan Hayes
  32. bjondo says:

    One arrested 15 or so million to go including the arrestors.

  33. FLgeezer says:

    Hoaxes of the sort are intended to sustain and reinforce their victimology.
    The perps are always The Chosen:

  34. DaveE says:
    @Joe Franklin

    Somewhere on The Internet is a page with a picture of Lyndon Johnson next to a similar shot of Golda Mier, with the title caption, “Can You Tell Which is Which?” or similar.

    A picture is worth 1000 words.

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