Get on with it.
Can we turn this into a parking lot already?
Hat tip to the Commissar.
In all seriousness, our prayers are with our troops as they help Iraq take its next step forward toward freedom.
"And indeed, the burden of Cassandra's "gift" is evident in mythology. She predicted the outcome of many disastrous events. In one memorable example, Cassandra announced the dire consequences of the Trojans accepting the infamous Wooden Horse from their Greek opponents. But as Apollo made certain, no one believed Cassandra when she warned her companions about the future. And this, in the end, was to be Cassandra's tragic fate."