I Was Also Wondering
Exhausted from covering J—Lo, T.O., Foley—o, and other uh—ohs, will the media ever find time for minor matters?
Such as that 8,000 Iraqi soldiers and police — volunteers all — have died in just two years, with 16,000 more wounded.
That Iraqi recruits still sign up to defend their country despite threats to their families.
That Baghdad has as many people as Dallas, Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and Fort Worth combined in area smaller than Fort Worth.
That more Americans are murdered in New York and LA than US troops die in Iraq in a year, 43 times as many commit suicide, 21 times as many die in drunk—driving crashes.
That less than