Bush Declares U.S. Is Using Diplomacy to Disarm Hussein, “if the Iraqi leader complied with every United Nations mandate it would “signal the regime has changed.”

The Iraq scare is over. It has served its purpose: the election.

I look at the opinion columns in the NY Times, and see, “The Price of Stability By MICHAEL O’HANLON Until we face up to the possibility that a multiyear occupation will be needed, we have not yet accepted what war to overthrow Saddam Hussein could entail.” I think, “What’s this guy writing about IRAQ for? Occupation? Doesn’t he GET it? That’s OVER. That’s so last week.