You know, the Iranians must be either really smart or really stupid. I guess that all depends on whether they expected us to find out that they faked part or all of their recent missile tests:
On the surface, these guys really tried to bluff their way into being big dogs, but it didn't take too long for Little Green Footballs (as well as other near the same time) to point out some deceptive photoshopping:
So is this a huge propaganda ploy gone bad? If they were truly trying to show their military strength in some sort of attempt to ward off an attack, then they just showed the world that they got nothing. I would think that this might actually increase the likelihood of an attack on Iran. If that's what is being considered by anyone.
The unanswered question is, is that what the Iranians are trying to avoid or make certain?
IRAN MISSILE TEST BLUFF: OLD ROCKETS, BOGUS VIDEO - The Jawa Report