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Have to call BS on this latest news. So Iran hires some guys in the Mexico drug world to blow up the Saudi ambassador in DC? Oh, puh-lease! Could there be a more incredibly lame plot than that? Who cooked this one up? Someone over at Fox Entertainment? I mean, seriously. I have no liking for Iran's dictatorship. But they aren't idiots. They do things carefully and they are patient. That's been their style. What on Earth could they hope to gain by hatching such an amateurish, easily traced plot that would damage further their difficult relationship with Saudi Arabia and perhaps bring military action by the USA against them? Plots have to have at least some internal logic to them. This doesn't make sense from any angle except one.

Someone cooked up this plot in order to specifically frame Iran and push the USA toward war with Iran. I have always pooh-poohed the kind of breathless accusations along these lines. But in this case I don't buy the story-line. Anyone else thinking along these lines?

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