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Can GOP Reverse the Damage Done by Iraq?

Sean245 Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 9:28 AM
Define hillbilly. Or did you mean to say white crXXker? Blue eyed devils? Evil rich? Inferior race? And by Christian Fundamentalists, did you mean like those crazy Bible thumping abolitionists who fought so hard against the Democrat slave owners? And by gun toting, did you mean like the colonial army, or the current armed forces?

Is the Iraq war to blame for the mess we are in?

Now, I should qualify that question by explaining "mess" and "we." By "mess," I mean the dawn of Barack Obama's second term, the predictably catastrophic rollout of Obamacare, the exploding debt and deficit, the stimulus boondoggles, etc. By "we," I mean conservatives (particularly those, like me, who supported the war), but also anyone else who doesn't think Obama has done a bang-up job.

There seems to be a growing consensus that the answer to that question is "yes." In a recent column, the Washington Examiner's Philip Klein writes, "It's...