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Everyone understands that men have these weaknesses, but Anthony Weiner tweeting...

Courting Jewish Voters, Weiner Faces a Challenge - NY Times article quotes Ezra Friedlander

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Ezra Friedlander, a Hasid who is a public affairs consultant and is supporting Christine C. Quinn for mayor, pointed to a greater problem than morality in the way many Orthodox Jews perceive the Twitter episode: his posts raise questions about his judgment."Everyone understands that men have these weaknesses, but Anthony Weiner tweeting inappropriate pictures is more like what college kids do than a serious candidate for mayor," he said.

Orthodox Jews make up 40 percent of the city’s 1.1 million Jews, according to the latest population survey by the UJA-Federation of New York, and the Ultra-Orthodox  are coveted by candidates because they tend to vote  — they are among the last communities that tend to vote in blocs, following the guidance of communal leaders.