Do I need to assure that I do like Mr Cheney less than Mr Bush, and Mr Ahmadinejad about as much as Mr Bush and Mr bin Laden?
Having written this I do recommend reading following articles:
What did he say? by Ian Appleby,
and this one by Mark LeVine.
And afterwards, please take your time and ponder these thoughts.
No time? :) Ah, perhaps you just do not want to?