Being condemned by a global jury of furious tweeters and bloggers is a new hazard for public figures whose most innocent remarks are taken out of context
Did you hear the one about the Jewish ladies? What? No, that’s it. There’s no punchline, other than to sit back and wait for the barrage of outraged letters to the editor, the Twitterstorm, the invitations to appear on radio shows to defend my position, and the revocation of my invitation to sing live at Yankee Stadium in New York. (Okay, I made that last bit up.)
These days, you see,...
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