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Don't Let the "Congressional Impatience Caucus" Push us to War in Iran

MoshesSideburns Wrote: Oct 24, 2012 1:10 PM
An attack on Israel is an attack on America! Israel is, after all, a member of NATO.
fishingfun Wrote: Oct 25, 2012 5:35 PM
An attack on Isreal is an attack on our Holy land. What else is there? Why all the cumbersome thought processes

The manner in which talk of going to war with Iran is being bandied about this election cycle, might lead an observer to conclude such an act would have consequences no more serious than a family squabble over the Holiday dinner table. As Pat Buchanan noted in his column here at yesterday, some war advocates, such as David Rothkopf, suggest that a so-called “surgical strike” against Iranian nuclear facilities and its consequences, would last no longer than “a day or two at most” and would be without any “civilian casualties.”

It is this sort of naïve – bordering on childish...