Professionals Fleeing Iraq As Violence, Threats Persist: "Iraq's top professionals -- doctors, lawyers, professors -- and businessmen have been targeted by shadowy political groups for kidnapping and ransom, as well as murder, some of them say. So many have fled the country that Iraq is in danger of losing the core of skilled people it needs most just as it is trying to build a newly independent society."
I've written it before, and I will write again. Iraq is lost. Bush lost Iraq. It is over. Done. Bush has failed in Iraq. And that is left to reckon with are the consequences.