In one of his more coherent moments today President Carter notes that

1) Iran wouldn’t risk itself by attacking Israel
2) Iran might want to attack Israel
3) We don’t want Iran to be a nuclear power
4) Problems in the middle east exist because Bush hasn’t brokered peace between Israelis and Palestinians

In other Iranian news one hostage fromt he US is released. That’s the 3rd, there are 2 more to go.