Bending the Third Rail
Because We Should, We Can, We Do
Monday, January 29, 2007
Ratcheting ... One Way Or Another
There seems to be some evidence that some adults in Iran are reining in Iranian President Ahmadinejad.

First question, is this a feint and gamesmanship or a real pullback. And a bigger question is, what will the U.S. do about it? If history is a teacher, any softening of the Iranian position will be ignored by the administration as it pushes for a confrontation.