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    • Kate
    • 21.09.06 | 16:35 (IDT)

    Ariel Sharon made one terrible mistake when forming Kadima - he appointed Olmert as his 2nd in command. I don't seriously believe that Sharon even suspected that Ehud would be called to the plate. While not a Sharon supporter - even I could see that Kadima was a brilliant move. So did some of our best and brightest. They got on board but ended up stunted in the weak shadow of Ehud Olmert. And that's where our leaders are today - lost behind a borish, lacluster man with no leadership skills and "buffet-style" ideologies (he takes whatever looks good at the moment). To add insult to injury Laborites brought us none other than a disorganized, uneducated, inexperienced dictator-wanna-be. Give these two men the helm of our nation - and what would you expect? May they speedily go down in history as "former MK's".

    from the article: Poll: Olmert, Peretz approval ratings hit new low following war
    First published 00:00 21.09.06 | Last updated 00:00 21.09.06
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