I could really come to hate the word ’surge’ because it will mean more deaths, the deaths of tens of thousands of human beings, the beautiful sons and daughters of mothers who will never recover. And fathers. Grandmothers and grandfathers. Children who lose daddy or mommy forever.
MERRY CHRISTMAS, you are now a gold star family. Or simply one more anonymous and therefore invisible Iraqi family caught in the crossfire of greed and arrogance.
And FOR WHAT? So the Republicans can save face? Pretend to have a strategy? Pass the problem off to the Dems in ‘09?
Coming to a funeral home near you soon.