Thursday, March 20, 2008
Unhappy Anniversary

And so, we enter the sixth year of the second war in Iraq.

Coalition fatalities: 4,300*

US armed forces fatalities: 3,992*

Total US armed forces casualties: 33,306 *

Average number of Coalition deaths per day: 2.35*

Cost of Iraq war so far: $ 504 billion and counting**

Predicted length of time the war would last, according to Donald Rumsfeld: "Five days or five weeks or five months, but it certainly isn't going to last any longer than that."***

Weapons of Mass Destruction found: 0

I'm so tired of writing this post every year.

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