In Israel, self-righteousness sells
Is war on the way? A draconian budget? Nonsense. The discussion about 'soul-searching in the gay community' is more exciting.
If a historian researched our history using the media, he'd be puzzled. For example, what were Israelis excited about as the Quneitra crossing changed hands between Bashar Assad's forces and the rebels, and the military commentators warned about war with Syria?