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The most talented politician in Israeli history cracks his demented foes like walnuts
It was never a solution, it was a wish. Time to stop pretending it’s even that.
A few likely scenarios for Monday’s ballot in the Jewish state
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Donald Trump has a talent for pointing out that the Washington smart set isn’t wearing any clothes
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