Barack Obama: the best US president Iran ever had

Imagine if Mitt Romney had accurately predicted that a re-elected Barack Obama would restore Iran’s prestige as a regional power, cover for them as they completed their nuclear weapons research, and turn Iraq into a bloody quagmire where Tehran would become a major player as a de facto U.S. ally. Obama’s media cheerleaders would have been carted off newsroom sets, clutching their chests and gasping for air.

But here we are, watching the Iranians hold a hero’s funeral for a commander in the Revolutionary Guard…