haretz does get sadistic pleasure from "talkback". it is a psychological weapon they use to weaken the morale of average jews and israelis. they also need hits on their site to keep the advertisers interested. haarets has absolutely zero social responsibility, they are just a vehicle for ranting, taunting, and whining.
Islamic State blows up tower tombs in Syria's Palmyra (Reuters)
from the article: Lebanon's lessons have not been learned