Souvenir T-shirts like this weave in political themes, as the political realities are a part of any curious visitor's experience. It is thought-provoking how many mighty nations and empires once threatened Israel and how — of all of them — only Israel survives. The joke: Israel has friends in high places. (In all fairness, along with heaven, that would include Washington, D.C.)
Rick Steves
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