The "oil tanker " conundrum. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Helmut
    • 18.06.10 | 06:37 (IDT)

    Mr. Pfeffer, I would suggest that something--as you say--that has 60 years of national tradition--cannot be turned "on a dime," as the saying goes...not unlike one of those big oil tankers which literally take miles to alter course...unless, of course, it suddenly finds itself heading straight for some rocks that are NOT miles away...

    from the article: Israeli apathy is to blame for ultra-Orthodox arrogance
    First published 02:39 18.06.10 | Last updated 02:39 18.06.10
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