Sometimes, when you’re cranky, and your approval ratings are in the dumpster, the words just tumble out of your mouth:

WASHINGTON – President Bush warned on Wednesday a nuclear-armed Iran could lead to World War III as he tried to shore up international opposition to Tehran amid Russian skepticism over its nuclear ambitions.

Bush was speaking a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin who has resisted Western pressure to toughen his stance over Iran’s nuclear program, made clear on a visit to Tehran that Russia would not accept any military action against Iran.

Full article here.

Better to be cranky at a press conference than in a meeting with the Joint Chiefs.