We're fooling ourselves if we think that we can ever establish a stable government in Iraq, and even if we could in would just become a target for all the Islamic whackos there.
I'm afraid I agree with you there Bruce.
It's like giving a teenaged kid a new car. If they didn't have to want it hard enough and long enough to work for it themselves, they won't appreciate it. We can't make them want it enough to do it right.