Science Tells TJ: 'I Am A Jew'
by Zeddy Lawrence - Thursday 28th of July 2005
After eight weeks of speculation, TJ can finally answer the question on every Big Brother fan’s lips, is Science Jewish?
The 22-year-old rapper, who was evicted from the Big Brother house last weekend, sparked a furious debate among viewers on day two of the gameshow when he described himself as “a black Jew” and revealed he’d been circumcised.
Speaking to TJ yesterday, the musician from Leeds, admitted: “Religiously I wasn’t born like Jewish. I’m not a part of no Jewish church or stuff like that.”
But he added: “I am a black Jew in terms of my ancestry. There’s a lot of mystery about my ancestry, who I am and where I originally come from. But a lot of people in Ethiopia are Jewish.”
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