Iran

The other day I quoted an Iranian newspaper just for the fun of sharing how whacked out Ahmadinejad can be.

ran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Monday threatened to expose “traitors” who he said were pressuring the government over its peaceful nuclear program.

There was more, but you get the idea.

Today Captain Ed has found a piece where apparently el Presidente got himself slapped by those really in charge for his accusations.

A well-connected state-run newspaper in Iran accused him of “immoral” behavior by calling opponents of the nuclear program “traitors”. The Islamic Republic has close ties to supreme cleric Ali Khameini, and its editorials usually reflect the viewpoint of the ruling clique:

Tee hee.