Chill On Iran

Expect a media neocon blast - Gerecht is already on the war path - for this fall. But Steve Clemons dismisses those who think America will take military action:

While there are individuals in the Obama administration who are flirting with the possibility of military action against Iran, they are fewer in number than existed in the Bush administration. They are surrounded by a greater number of realists who are working hard to find a way to reinvent America's global leverage and power -- and who realize that a war with Iran ends that possibility and possibly spells an end to America presuming to be the globally predominant power it has been.

But what if Israel acts unilaterally?