Word of the Day / Ken, ken; lo, lo: Just make a decision, already
Most Israelis just want an answer one way or the other, but don’t expect those options from a mob boss, if Israel’s answer to ‘The Sopranos’ is any guide.
Let’s say I’m trying to sell my couch and my neighbor says he might be interested but won’t give me a straight answer. “So, do you want it?” I might ask. “Ken, ken; lo, lo.”