And so, Bennett has volunteered himself to be Lapid's sidekick, in return for no meaningful progress on the peace process.
Originally, Cosby was supposed to be much more of a sidekick.
But what could be more retro-tired than bringing back Andy Richter, his original Late Night sidekick?
also side-kick, "companion or close associate," 1901, also side-kicker (1903), American English, of unknown origin. Earlier terms were side-pal (1886), side-partner (1886).
Salt and pepper, cream and sugar, or other regular adjuncts to a meal (1925+ Armed forces)