Ok.... WTF?!?!?! "President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is the "elected leader" of Iran, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said today. Since Iran's disputed June 12 presidential election, as Reuters notes, "the White House has been careful not to comment on the legitimacy of the Iranian election and has condemned the government for its crackdown on opposition demonstrators." Ahmadinejad is due to be sworn in to his second term tomorrow. Opponents, who say the election was rigged in his favor, plan more protests." White House Calls Ahmadinejad Iran's 'Elected Leader' - The Two-Way - Breaking News, Analysis Blog : NPR Is this again something for "Plan B" and nuke negotiations should the Green Movement fail? Well, know that I (and most all Americans I've talked to who know what's going on in Iran) DO NOT accept him as the elected leader of Iran.