Herzog was so excited to be debating Netanyahu, without co-Captain Tzipi Livni that he apparently didn't realize when he mixed up Jerusalem with Netanyahu (time: 2:05) in his statement on who he would be protecting. That gave Netanyahu a chuckle.Video available at the paper's page. It'll make a good laugh for you too. Some politician Herzog is. He should really be a comedian.
While Netanyahu was clearly not expecting to be ambushed this way, he definitely came out on top, even when Channel 2 (time 3:20) lowered the volume on Netanyahu and raised the volume for Herzog's interruption.
Surprisingly, the host rather rudely then cut off Herzog in mid-counterattack (time: 3:30) telling him his time in the studio was up, at which point, a clearly annoyed Herzog walked off the set. Netanyahu then continued the interview and also responded to Herzog's question.
"ALL CAPS IN DEFENSE OF LIBERTY IS NO VICE."
Saturday, March 14, 2015
"I WILL PROTECT A UNITED NETANYAHU"
Isaac Herzog pretty much got the debate he wanted with Benjamin Netanyahu, and during the Channel 2 interviews, he made quite a gaffe:
Posted by Avi Green at 6:17 PM