What's the war in Iraq going to cost you? Well, a study by Professor Joseph Stiglitz of Columbia University and Linda Bilmes, a budget expert from Harvard, concludes the cost could be two trillion dollars.
It's hard to even begin to fathom the problems in this country that we could tackle with a $2 trillion payload?
Investing in renewable energy?
Rebuilding our crumbling highway infrastructure?
Paying off the national debt?
If only we had the national will to wage such a war on critical domestic issues, we could be building a country that in twenty years or so would be worthy of our children.