It is hard to believe that some mistakes are innocent.
Yahoo pointed to this story at CBC Arts Online from New Brunswick, Canada. Not the most prominent place for what seems an important piece of news. A little more digging did reveal that U.S. media is carrying it, but pretty obscurely.
Lots of people have laid out all sorts of good reasons why the U.S. is in no position to attempt another preemptive war. One such here. All this is probably true, but entirely too many wars have begun with stumbling and bumbling in the past.
UPDATE: I can't resist adding one more trenchant comment on Iran from Simon Jenkins in the UK Guardian:
Read the rest.