Babs May Be Bailing, But Israel Still Has Denzel

The AP reports:

Yep. That’s right. Denzel Washington (who, incidentally, I just discovered, is not only a great actor, but also a real mensch). Back in February, Y-Net reported that Denzel Washington was going to be traveling to Israel as part of a delegation of African-American artists that is expected to meet with Israeli leaders in advance of the 60th anniversary celebrations.

Given that Israel will be celebrating its 60th sans Streisand, now is a good time as any to remember to remember her contribution to the 1978 “Stars Salute Israel” show marking the Jewish state’s 30th birthday.

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