"I would point out that much of that violence has been reduced because there was an agreement with tribes in Anbar province -- Sunni tribes -- who started to see, after the Democrats were elected in 2006, you know what, the Americans may be leaving soon, and we are going to be left very vulnerable to the Shi'as. We should start negotiating now. That's how you change behavior."
Fortunately, reality begs to differ.
Just add this to John Kerry's CIA Cambodia hat, Hillary's imaginary Bosnia trip and Al Gore's inventing the Internet.