There are many soft-hearts and liberally misguided souls who believe this is all bluster. But as the days tick by what is being said by Americans and Israelis at the yearly Herzliyah Conference -- both out front and behind closed doors -- is the reality and the first real major battle of Century 21 is indeed approaching:
From the article: "The worst outcome is a failed military option," Perle said. Discussing a possible US involvement in a strike on Iran , he added: "Would this president do it? I think that until the day he leaves office, this is a president that, if he is told, 'Mr. President, you are at the point of no return,' I have very little doubt that this president would order the necessary military action."
Perle began his speech by saying it wasn't clear whether "it's our time or Iran's that is over."