The New Yorker: PRINTABLES
Hersh argues that the July 12 incident was a convenient pretext, which is certainly true.
Also, reporting is beginning to emerge on Bush reining in Rice who has argued for opening a dialoge with Iran and Syria.
Multiple, well-connected sources have pointed to deep discomfort in the Oval office, where a quick Israeli victory was expected based on Israeli promises. Elliott Abrams carried the water.