Shmuley Boteach: Michael Jackson’s Rabbi Is Running for Congress

Michael Daly


Published: Friday, March 16 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT

Onto the political scene arrives the Hasidic cleric once known as Michael Jacksons rabbi.

He made his own bid for stardom in the short-lived reality-TV show Shalom in the Home.

He has scandalized his fellow Lubavitchers by authoring such books as Kosher Sex, The Kosher Sutra, and Kosher Adultery, as well as Dating Secrets of the 10 Commandments.

And his Brooklyn brethren were already unhappy that he had recruited so many non-Jews into the Jewish student society he was dispatched to establish at Oxford Universityits president for a time was Cory Booker, an African-American Baptist, who went on to become the mayor of Newark.

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