The Football-spectator 'Foul' That Turned Commentators Into Foul-mouths

Gesture was courageous, not 'retarded,' writes Alon Idan.

The game was stopped in the middle. A brief silence at the broadcasters' table. Boos from the stands. Channel 1 TV sports commentator Danny Neuman shouts over to his colleague Yoram Arbel: "What? Look at that jerk!" Arbel tenses up, and instructs the director: "He shouldn't be shown ..." Too late. The director is already showing him on our screens.