One person who won't be attending the U.S. premiere of artist Julian Schnabel's new film at the United Nations on Monday: Long Island Rep. Pete King.I bet they are. And what was Schnabel going to do if King did show up?
Schnabel and writer Rula Jebreal had written to King after the kickoff of his controversial hearings about Muslim radicalization last week and challenged him to watch "Miral," which portrays a Palestinian woman who becomes radicalized against Israel.
But the Republican chairman of the Homeland Security Committee gave seeing the movie a thumbs-down.
" I'm not going," King said. "I've got a lot of things to do. I've got to get back to Washington. "
Schnabel, a Golden Globe winner, and Jebreal were outraged by King's hearings.
Probably introduce him to Schnabel's pet psychic,...