I like what Lincoln wrote - probably as I have had similar thoughts. Getting the US bogged down in another war - what a way to ensure Republican congressional victories in 2010 and a Republican presidential victory in 2012. Not to mention high oil prices for the petro-chemical industries, longtime buddies of the Republicans.
Defense Ministry says had no knowledge of alleged improper defense deals by Gal Hirsch (Haaretz)
from the article: Report: Washington concerned Israel gearing up to attack Iran