At least … this time … it wasn’t Pat Robertson

Gov. Cuomo blasted an upstate rabbi’s claims that Hurricane Sandy was “divine” payback for the state passing  a gay marriage law “as offensive as they are ignorant.”

Cuomo was responding to comments made last week–and detailed in my “Albany Insider” column today–by Rabbi Noson Leiter, who made them as he supported Conservative state Senate candidate Neil DiCarlo.

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Editor’s note: The rabbi’s heart may or may not be in the right place, but it’s pretty obvious that it’s Governor Cuomo who is God’s chosen instrument of chastisement, for New Yorkers.