Magazine July 6, 2009, Issue

The Week

Our offensive artist (Roman Genn)

• Asked whether he was in touch with a prominent former member of his flock, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright said no: “Them Jews ain’t going to let him talk to me.” But them Jews needn’t worry: Obama never hears him anyway, right?

• James von Brunn, an 88-year-old white supremacist and anti-Semite, walked into the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., with a .22 rifle and killed Stephen Johns, a security guard. Other guards shot and wounded von Brunn before he could commit more mayhem. Sixty-four years after history’s most wicked anti-Semite shot himself, his soulmates still walk the earth. For

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