Rather than putting it as an update to [this one], because I want everyone to see it (for emphasis, I’m even linking to the NYT), so they remember it when the caterwauling starts up in about a week’s time, that “Bush told us that killing Saddam would end the violence!”

NYT – Dictator Who Ruled Iraq With Violence Is Hanged for Crimes Against Humanity

“Saddam Hussein’s execution comes at the end of a difficult year for the Iraqi people and for our troops,” Mr. Bush said. “Bringing Saddam Hussein to justice will not end the violence in Iraq, but it is an important milestone on Iraq’s course to becoming a democracy that can govern, sustain and defend itself, and be an ally in the war on terror.”