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On Balance, Was the Iraq War Worth It?

I had three nephews over there at the same time. I thank God they all came home safe. Do you know what SH would be doing today if he had not been taken? Neither do I for sure. You could check out if you want to see some grateful people. I do know that many were against us joining WW II to take down Hilter. Was THAT worth the lives lost? Keep in mind also that there was no draft. Every one was a volunteer. God Bless them all.

Ten years ago this week, the United States led an invasion of Iraq with the explicit purpose of overthrowing Saddam Hussein. The preceding months had been filled with vehement protests against the impending war, expressed in editorials, in advertisements, and in rallies so vast that some of them made it into the Guinness Book of World Records. With so many people against the invasion, who supported it?

Well, if you were like the great majority of Americans – you did. In February and March 2003, Newsweek's polls...