Oh dear, first we postpone one bombing and now we may have to give up on the biggest neo-Conservative wet-dream of them all.

Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has given the clearest signal yet that the country’s newly elected president and moderate cleric, Hassan Rouhani, has the authority to conduct direct talks with the US and offer compromises in nuclear talks.

I dunno if Bill Kristol, John McCain, or David Ignatius will be able to stand it; the public is potentially getting more of this whole non-war policy it seems to favor so sensibly.