Iran is a threat to us, as well. Obama gains popularity when he acts like a right winger, as in Bin Laden's death. Netanyahu is no more a liar than Obama, or any politrical leader. So. This is not poker. This is a game of show and tell. If 58% of the Country is for action, that is more than Obama's popularity percentages. You don't really think he's not aware of that?
from the article: Netanyahu and Obama play high-stakes poker over Iran