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posted: 6/23/2014 5:01 AM

Let Iraqis fight it out themselves

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Forget Iraq. The place has cost the American people a trillion dollars and thousands of lives. Why help them again? Let them fight it out for themselves.

There are people who say we have to because it will become a base for al-Qaida. How will the bad guys get here? The U.S. Navy rules the waves. To steal a line from an old Roy Acuff song, they would just be "smoke on the water."

Donald Kuntz

Des Plaines

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