World surfing champion Kelly Slater was detained in Israel following a scuffle with paparazzi trying to take pictures of him with Israeli supermodel Bar Rafaeli.

Slater, an American of Syrian descent, was visiting Israel for three days for Surfing for Peace and One Voice.

So I guess Leonardo DiCaprio is out and not going to be the next best Jew. We can settle for an insanely goodlooking athlete. The Jewish Gene pool can take anything we can get.

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