DIPLOMACY….The Corner clues us into the current conservative zeitgeist:

IRAN [Kathryn Jean Lopez]
I don’t know if this is a bellwhether of anything but nro readers seem to be increasingly itching to bomb iran ? or at least tell me they are. This story is the latest cataylst.

Over at TNR, John Judis explains the glorious history behind this “itch” that’s masqueraded for decades as the conservative approach to international relations. Hint: It turns out that approaching foreign affairs like a guy at a bar with six beers in him hasn’t worked so well.