Wrong on both counts. Netanyahu is a known quantity. Obama caved as come November 2012 his reelection could very well depend on Florida. As for not being singled out how do you think the entire region will react to a U.S. veto. Kiss any influence in the ME goodbye.
Egypt postpones verdict in retrial of Al Jazeera journalists to Aug. 29 (Reuters)
from the article: Livni: Israel's diplomatic stupidity is pushing the U.S. into a corner