Netanyahu and Yacimovich: Hubris and nemesis
The higher she flew, the more Yacimovich suffered from vertigo: Old wisdom no longer counted, a new page in history was about to begin. She didn’t really care that ex-leaders of the party abandoned her.
The big winner of this election was hubris. When Time magazine rather hastily crowned Benjamin Netanyahu as “king,” Bibi looked at the cover and believed what he saw: I am the state. And since every king has a queen, the state is also she.