While Israel bombs Gaza for the 3 day in a row, IDF tanks are reported to be preparing for a ground force attack, all this ugly news has caused oil prices jump in overnight trading.
Given the current economic conditions here in the states, Washington would be wise to dump Israel and end sixty years of financial support once and for all.
Given the purely political motive behind prime minister Olmert's sudden hard line stance, Codie Rice has offered nothing but harsh words for the Israeli government.
With Olmert's party and Ms. Tzipi Livni trailing in the polls, Olmert has done what all politicians do when things look bleak, drop a few bombs.
That's all fine, but it's time to get the Hebrew state off the backs of Americans!