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Neocons, critics fight over who's responsible for Iraq mess


History will sort things out in the end, but the original architects of US military involvement in Iraq are having an "I told you so" moment as the Obama administration scrambles to deal with an Islamist insurgency that's sent the Iraqi army fleeing and threatens a divisive government propped up by US influence.

But wait, comes the push back: You guys took us to war based on weak (or concocted) evidence, so who are you to complain?

That reasoning hasn't given pause to the likes of former vice president Dick Cheney. Together with his daughter Liz, Mr. Cheney wrote in a recent Wall Street Journal op-ed: "Rarely has a US president been so wrong about so much at the expense of so many."