In the past couple days, the fighting in Iraq has pushed the US soldier death toll over 1,000. As sad as this is, it is even more disturbing that recently the civilian death toll caused by the fighting in Iraq surpassed 10,000. This happened without a blimp in the news, even by several liberal media resources.
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This news has reinvigorated my interest in the election, as we are now less than two months away. The length of the campaign and the extensive news coverage have started burn me out on the topic, but I am now reminded of the importance this election will be for us and the world.