This made my day: the Washington Free Beacon has obtained CIA reports showing that Iranian leaders have been worried for weeks about Republicans winning control of the Senate. It seems that the Iranian powers have access to better pollsters than, ahem, some in Kentucky.
If the Islamofascists are worried about the GOP's big wins Tuesday night, that is yet another reason to celebrate. The Iranian mullahs do not have America's interests at heart. And they have repeatedly threatened to wipe Israel off the map. Their unhappiness with the election results therefore makes me happy.
The Iranians have correctly concluded that Obama will no longer be able to appease them as they make progress with their nuclear program. Republicans understand that the point of a nuclear Iran is to bomb Israel -- not for energy. Given Iran's access to cheap and plentiful oil, they have no need whatsoever for nuclear energy.
As the Washington Free Beacon writes,
Iranian hardliners are pushing to cut a deal with Obama before the lame duck session ends because they recognize that Obama will not be able to get a sweetheart deal through the Republican-controlled Senate come January.
It reminds me of Iran releasing the American hostages -- kidnapped under Jimmy Carter -- because Ronald Reagan had won the presidential election.