The Weekly Standard’s Stephen Hayes was on with Hugh Hewitt earlier today to discuss Iran. He noted the CBS interview with Obama, in which the president finally announced his support for the Iranian dissidents, but also mocked Obama for saying he was worried about Khamenei’s “tenor and tone.”
It’s appalling. He [Khamenei] basically telegraphed a potential slaughter, and we’re worried about the “tenor and tone.” I just think it’s inadequate.
Here’s the interview: