2001 - 1 u.s. casualty every 7.1 days
2003 - 1 u.s. casualty every 6.4 days
2005 - 1 u.s. casualty every 2.8 days
2007 - 1 u.s. casualty every 1.5 days
2008 - 1 u.s. casualty every 1.2 days
also, can "I'll follow bin Laden to the Gates Of Hell" be resolved with "Larry, I’m not going to go there and here’s why, because Pakistan is a sovereign nation…. But I want to assure you I will get Osama bin Laden as president of the United States and I will bring him to justice no matter what it takes." ?? just wonderin'
We all agreed long ago that it was a good and just war and then stopped bothering to think about what the long term purpose is.