Waiting for Kardashian

‘The Jerusalem Post’ opinion editor became a celebrity stalker for an evening — and he’ll never do it again.

April 15, 2015 16:23
Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian . (photo credit: REUTERS)


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They came from all over the world to see her. From Mexico, France, the University of Chicago, Yeshivat Netiv Arieh, the Jewish seminary Midreshet Harova and other yeshivot in Jerusalem’s Old City. Only in Jerusalem would the majority of celebrity spotters be composed of youth who study Torah most of the week but keep up with the latest shenanigans of Scott Disick, the longtime boyfriend of Kourtney Kardashian.

Kim Kardashian, her husband rapper Kanye West and their daughter North arrived in Israel on April 13 for a rushed two days. Their original plans to stay at the Waldorf Astoria in Jerusalem were reportedly canceled at the last minute when details of the stay were leaked to the press. This began 24 hours of chaotic interest in where this celebrity royal family would be in the holy city. News that they would go to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and be making their way to the Western Wall brought hundreds out yesterday to try to find them.


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