Many Israelis and Jews -- certainly not all -- feel they lose the media battle all the time. They don't realize it's not just a media battle, it's not always about spinning a story. Sometimes the story spins itself.
Cheney and the Neocons run the risk of backfiring in terms of Israel. Despite the insistence that Israel is a security asset to the U.S., some say it's time for the U.S. to ask itself whether Israel might now be a "strategic liability."