...and while we're on the subject of gays in the Middle East:
There have been numerous advocates of Zionism over the years, but it's fair to say none has been the winner of a world homosexual beauty contest. This, however, is about to change as Nathan Shaked prepares for his tour of Britain next month as part of a promotional visit sponsored by the Zionist Federation (ZF) that is polarising the Jewish community.
The winner of the International Mr Gay tournament, (Mr.Shaked) will be a guest of the ZF, which was set up to get young people involved in Zionism.
'I had the charisma, I can send the message that gay men can look and behave like the "boy next door",' he states.
Ummm, only if the "boy next door" has annexed your backyard, built settlements on your sun-porch proclaiming "God told him he could", and periodically kicks in your front door to beat you up in "self defense".