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Having grown up in the USA and being more Republican than Israeli, he probably failed to see that most Hebrew speakers would analyze the word differently. "Bib" is a hole in the ground, "bib shofchin" is a sewage hole, though the second word is usually skipped. "Bibi" can be understood as "my sewage."
Humbly, Hebrew media are secretly laughing at the stained, stinky leader.
A Short—but Stinky—Introduction
Crumbling infrastructures are one of the most evident signs that a terror attack took place; however, sometimes they appear far away from the attack site, and do so in an unpredictable way. In Israel, crumbling infrastructures are a reminder that the State is spending incredible amounts of money attacking humanity. Little is left for Tel Aviv's infrastructures.
These and other events lose significance compared with the Superstorm in Tel Aviv. On January 7, 2013, 60mm* of rain fell on the city in a few hours. This is unusual. The images show the dramatic result. Ayalon Highway** was flooded.
The secrecy was imposed by the same problem that dictated the work being conducted in a 3ATM pressurized environment. The excavation passed dangerously close to the IDF Headquarters and the Ministry of Defense building. Under the latter is the "Bor" ("hole"), the IDF War Room during regular times (the emergency one is in Wing 2). The Azrieli Towers are just next to the new tunnel. Other heavy structures are in the vicinity.
Hence, the odd work conditions were aimed to avoid their collapse and hide that for a while there would be underground access to these structures.
Germany provided Israel not only with state-of-the-art submarines enabling Israel's second strike option. Now it has become clear that it has provided Israel also with more than suspected state-of-the-art boring machines. Their secret number is harder to find than details on the submarines and their nuclear weapons.
Beyond the open excavations below Jerusalem, we discovered now that also Tel Aviv is being hollowed. This excavation was secret. One must ask how many other underground paths and nuclear shelters are being built.
Mr. Netanyahu—I apologize for the foreign formality, but you'll understand my not calling you Bibi right now—could you please disclose the date of the planned war so that we can accommodate our plans?
* Between midnight and noon of January 8, the stations surrounding Tel Aviv reported up to 60mm of rain; for the sake of my American readers, this is just over two inches of rain. The large drops fell vertically on the ground; they were not accompanied by any significant winds. Thus, the event cannot qualify as a tornado, a hurricane, a typhoon, a superstorm, or any other significant meteorological event. It was far from the Biblical Deluge. Yet, this strong winter rain flooded Tel Aviv.
** One of the achievements of Yitzhak Rabin in his second term as Prime Minister (1992-1995) was a decision to modernize Israel's network of roads. The most visible result of this initiative was the creation of the Ayalon Highway (Road #20). Until then, there were no highways crossing the city; traveling from Haifa in the north to Jerusalem in the east through Tel Aviv was a nightmare. Ayalon Highway was designed as a 30km long, wide road connecting all the highways reaching Tel Aviv, mainly highways #1 from Jerusalem, and #2 from Haifa. It runs parallel to the Ayalon River (more often than not a languid stream), it includes several railways and an additional one is planned to be constructed over the water stream. On regular days, 600,000 cars pass through it; navigating through the area without using it, is unthinkable now. All the images of the metropolis showing modern roads depict different angles of this project.
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