Countdown to Catastrophe

Asked about reports that the U.S. is contemplating a nuclear strike against sites in Iran, President Bush replied:

"All options are on the table. We want to solve this issue diplomatically and we're working hard to do so."

Translation: Duck and cover!

No one can predict if and when a nuclear strike or a conventional attack will be launched against Iran. But the reality that nuking Iran is even being considered is frightening in itself. It tells us what kind of a world we are living in – one in which our moral sense has become so dulled as to be practically nonexistent.

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Updated May 8, 2006 - 11:26 PM EDT
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