Actor Russell Crowe rants against circumcision on Twitter

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Australian actor Russell Crowe of Gladiator fame went off against circumcision on his Twitter account Thursday, calling it “barbaric and stupid”.

A Crowe follower told the Australian celebrity that he was expecting a son soon, and asked for his input on whether he should have his baby circumcised.

Crowe responded harshly, saying that “circumcision is barbaric and stupid. Who are you to correct nature? Is it real that GOD requires a donation of foreskin?”

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Posted by Jasmin on Friday, June 10th, 2011. Filed under Jewish News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

  • Yitz Grossman

    I think it may simply be unconstitutional to challenge our right to religious freedom.  If Russell Crowe were Jewish, he may have had a different opinion on the matter, as besides many medical reasons for this commandment, there is a fundamental and mystical real reason.
    Yitz Grossman , Lawrence New York

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