Shakespeare's Sister (and many other fine blogs) have linked to articles about our latest failure in Iraq.
Yes, apparently in our zeal to defeat the Islamic Fundamentalists who weren't in Iraq, we have conceded that Iraq will now be under Islamic law.
I was over at Political Animal a little while ago and he had a post up (I can't link to it right now because his site is apparently down) that asked "Can we win in Iraq?"
It's a trick question, Kevin Drum. We lost the war before a single bomb was dropped. We lost the war when Congress voted to give the incompetent Bush administration authority to invade. (The American people lost in a much larger sense when the 2000 election was stolen.)