I wanted to write this post yesterday, but thought it would be wrongly perceived:Dear IranI should have gone with my instinct - though it turns out it was Michael Jackson and I was optimistic on the timing.
Don't be fooled - you have about 48 hours until Brittney Spears does something to make us forget you.
Update: Twitter appears to be crashing under the strain, which indicates it's not that useful for really big news.
Talk about timing! Since the last few days have been relatively slow in the world of foreign and defense policy, I might, just this once, give in to celebrity news. Here's your Michael Jackson video of the day: