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    • bill treistman
    • 09.08.12 | 09:40 (IDT)

    Dear Gideon, August 9, 2012 A lovely and accurate article. I have often suggested that Israelis confront their less than "number one" status if they really want to move forward, but such a belief falls on too proud and too far gone deaf ears. But such is part and parcel of trying to extract the same from those Americans convinced of their "exceptionalism." We who know a bit of the truth and most of the shame, simply have to keep moving away from these monsterous forms of national self deception. "It ain't easy," but being able to read your columns makes me and many others know we aren't alone. Thanks, Bill Treistman

    from the article: Blame the wind
    First published 04:12 09.08.12 | Last updated 04:12 09.08.12
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