"We understand full well that the political process in Iraq must occur soon," the president added. "I don't expect everybody to agree with my decision to go into Iraq. But I do want the people to understand, the American people to understand, that failure in Iraq is not an option."
Well, I guess that's it. Failure in Iraq is no longer just an option or possible outcome. Guess that sort of makes it a foregone conclusion, no?
17May06 Update: Is there somewhere that Bush's policies have succeeded?