Who Is Yair Lapid?

A former TV journalist and professional dilettante, Yair Lapid always knew he was going to win. It's just that everyone was too busy making fun of him.

He did it. Despite the constant mocking and relentless scorn he received from social media users, despite a tumultuous campaign that often ventured into clichés, having suffered from a lousy start and struggled with what seemed to be an infinite number of mistakes and gaffes, Yair Lapid did it.