Hypocrite of the Day

Iranian cleric Ahmad Khatami, sermonizing at Friday prayers in Tehran:

“I ask the judiciary to behave harshly and cruelly with the leaders of the protests, as they are fed by the U.S. and Israel, so that it will teach a lesson to others.”


Khatami said [Mir-Hossein Mousavi’s] calls to annul the vote are “words of force.”