By the Numbers

How we doin’ in Iraq? I guess that depends on whether or not you think numbers lie:

The anti-war movement views Iraqi civilians deaths as grist for the anti-American mill. Dead Sudanese are a statistic. Dead Iraqis before the war are a memory. Dead civilians in Iraq today are an exhilarating opportunity for the socialist left to undermine American liberty, power and society. This fuzzy math cannot stand. Logic Times will keep, from this day forward, the Iraq Survival Count.

Read the whole thing.

I’ll add that, so far, the numbers look pretty good. I’ll also add that I still don’t buy into the whole Body Count Calculus. And I’ll add finally that after reading posts like the one I just linked, I kind of wished I bought into it.