The tide, it is a-turnin'
"Earlier the same day in Lincoln, an elderly woman asked about Iraq. "Why are we there in the first place?" she asked....
[Senator Chuck Hagel (R-Actually Sane Anyway)], a Vietnam veteran, acknowledged the U.S. military presence was becoming harder and harder to justify. He believes Iraq faces a serious danger of civil war that would threaten Middle East stability, and said there is little Washington can do to avert this.
"We are seen as occupiers, we are targets. We have got to get out. I don't think we can sustain our current policy, nor do I think we should," he said at one stop."