Leno Roasts Obama, Kerry at Israeli Award Ceremony
Jay Leno spoke at an awards ceremony in Israel this week that honored Michael Bloomberg, and Leno made a few jokes roasting President Obama‘s administration for how it’s handled the U.S.’s special relationship with Israel.
Leno joked, “President Obama has declared the month of May Jewish American Heritage Month. He is calling it an opportunity to renew our ‘unbreakable bond with the nation of Israel.’ And he knows it’s unbreakable because he’s been trying to break it for the last five years.” (According to Haaretz, this got the biggest laughter and applause of the night.)
Leno also had some fun with the Cabinet member who recently stirred up some trouble with Israel, quipping that the least popular name in the state of Israel is now John Kerry.
The former late night comic, of course, poked fun at Israeli politicians as well, including the surprising number of them who’ve been jailed.
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