Presumably because the attendees shouldn't contaminate their holy ears with blatant lies and exaggerated praise ....of someone he couldn't respect!
The Amshinover and Rav Shmuel were chavrusies many years ago.
|Rav Auerbach with Bibi Netanyahu|
|Isaiah Bulla, a 2,700-year-old clay seal impression which potentially belonged to the biblical prophet Isaiah. (Ouria Tadmor/© Eilat Mazar)|