The Right's Empty Threat of Divorce

Habayit Hayehudi is content to play word games while the government in which it sits prepares to adopt Kerry’s disastrous plan for an independent Palestinian state.

The story is told of a woman who met a friend and told her that her husband intended to bring a second wife into their home. She was furious about it. The two women discussed the possible range of responses, from demanding a divorce to attaching an explosive brick to the husband’s car. About a week later, the wife was much calmer. The hussy is living with us now, she told her friend, but...