What sort of character assassination, smear campaign is this? Whose boss didn't have peculiar demands? The attention to detail and high standards is typical in American institutions; perhaps for an Israeli Hazony's habits seem "peculiar" or "fancy," but then again, the notions of expediency and efficiency probably seem alien to Israelis as well!!
Merkel says would welcome constructive Iranian role in any Syria talk (Reuters)
from the article: Storm in a neo-con teapot