Thursday, March 07, 2013

Iran's President Compares Chavez to Jesus and the Mahdi

Just in Time for Easter …

Iran's apocalyptic President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad predicts Hugo Chavez will rise from the dead, like Jesus, and return to Earth alongside Jesus and the Mahdi. Read more.

The maniac-in-chief's remarks would be funny if the menace he represents was not so serious. Connect the dots. Not for nothing is North Korea raising the level of its warlike rhetoric on a daily basis, to the point of actually threatening to strike the United States "headquarters" with a nuclear weapon. Iran's hand is evident. Northeast Asia is a flashpoint. A crisis there diverts attention from Iran's atomic advance.