Word of the Day Shavar Et Hakelim: Broken Dishes and Disregarded Rules

What does smashing your aunt's favorite tea cup has to do with the presidential race in Israel?

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced last week that he would not support the candidacy of former Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin of Likud in the presidential race, despite Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s endorsement. Since Lieberman had previously said his party would support Netanyahu’s pick, Ynet reported that Lieberman “broke the dishes” – shavar...