I'm just waiting for the day when I can see all the evidence we are safer because of the war in Iraq than before 9/11. There seems to be a lot of evidence to the contrary, and the only argument the protagonists can seem to grasp is: "We haven't been attacked since 9/11." Great. President Bush set the bar so low that the only way to prove to rank and file Republicans that the Iraq war is a failure and not making us safer is by suffering a more awful attack than the worst attack on United States soil ever.
Here are some of the facts about the Iraq war, and why it has been a terrible mistake: