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Jay Leno in Israel

Jay Leno in Israel

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Jay Leno in IsraelJay Leno was in Israel to host the Genesis Award. The recipient was former mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg.

Whatever Leno just said must have been funny, based on the expression on the faces in the audience.

From left, Jerusalem mayor, Nir Barkat, Sara Netanyahu, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, sit in the audience and laugh as American talk show host, Jay Leno (unseen), hosts the Genesis Award ceremony at the Jerusalem Theater, on Thursday, May 22, 2014. Former mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, was given the award.

From left, Jerusalem mayor, Nir Barkat, Sara Netanyahu, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, sit in the audience and laugh as American talk show host, Jay Leno (unseen), hosts the Genesis Award ceremony at the Jerusalem Theater, on Thursday, May 22, 2014. Former mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, was given the award.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) hands the Genesis Award to former New York City mayor, Michael Bloomberg (R ), during the Genesis Award ceremony at the Jerusalem Theater, on Thursday, May 22, 2014.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) hands the Genesis Award to former New York City mayor, Michael Bloomberg (R ), during the Genesis Award ceremony at the Jerusalem Theater, on Thursday, May 22, 2014.

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9 Responses to “Jay Leno in Israel”

  1. Gene Strong says:

    Jay is a class act and a real car guy.

  2. Andy Brown says:

    Jay worships his God – money!

  3. Boy! Have you seen how he lives. You are way to cynical – my guess is that you a bit short of being a success.

  4. Mandy Jacobs says:

    Buy the way ANDY BROWN
    He wasn’t paid Money to do this I no that for a fact you little **** !!!!!!!!!!!

  5. Way to go, Jay!!! Thank You! Sad that you retired, glad you have more time for Israel.

  6. David Pitch says:

    Bloomburg is there too after his party at the 9/11 Museum

  7. Chaiya Eitan says:

    Why did Bloomberg get this award????

  8. Anonymous says:

    What's the Genesis Award and what did liberal Bloomberg do to deserve this?

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