Argument: The longer the US stays in Iraq the harder it becomes to withdraw
- Tom Engelhardt. "How Never to Withdraw From Iraq". TomDispatch. February 20, 2008 - "Every day that passes, the Bush administration is digging us in further, even though surge commander Gen. David Petraeus recently observed that 'there is no light at the end of the tunnel that we're seeing.' Every day that passes makes withdrawal that much harder and yet brings it ineradicably closer."