A test of Bibi's Israel. Will Pindros be sacked? Or promoted? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael
    • 29.04.10 | 11:54 (IDT)

    Fascinating. In any Western country, if he said that, he would have been sacked almost before he'd finished the sentence. Imagine if some Western politician made a joke linking Jews with monkeys! Unthinkable. And if he did, there would be a huge campaign that would hound him out of office and probably keep pursuing him after. Now it'll be interesting to see what happens in Bibi's Israel. My guess is a samll argument, followed by the incident being forgotten and Pindros continuing his career.

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