Some miscellaneous items for you:
Hindsight is 20/20: quotes about Iraq from before we started: Voices: The Quotes That Sent Us To War. My favorite:
“Having defeated and then occupied Iraq, democratizing the country should not be too tall an order for the world’s sole superpower.”
– William Kristol, Weekly Standard editor, and Lawrence F. Kaplan, New Republic senior editor, 2003-02-24
Around my house we try to avoid the word “should.” Maybe that’s why.
Jenn moved her blog and today wrote about a new blog type deal in San Diego. It sounds promising!