"over the top", Yaakov? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Murray
    • 11.12.07 | 11:53 (IST)

    Yaakov, Leon Rosgarten lives over the top. You will find his heavy irony on many postings. The funniest moment is when the intellectually challenged actually believe he means it ("BEN JABO" for example). Irony is a powerful weapon to make people see their own views reflected from someone else's starting point, and realise how we are all capable of holding inconsistent beliefs. But the trouble is "who will ironise the ironisers"? When someone like Leon Rosgarten goes over the top and is no longer entertaining or thought-provoking, how do we tell him that?

    from the article: They've given up on Israelis
    First published 00:00 11.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 11.12.07
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