It is not fair to record the thoughts of neoconservatives and see how they hold up over time. Fortunately the October 25 issue of the American Conservative does so any way:
Site Preparation Begins?
"A year from now, I'll be very surprised if there is not some grand square in Baghdad that is named after President Bush."--Richard Perle, AEI keynote speech Sept. 22, 2003
"At least six people were killed and 54 wounded Wednesday in a suicide car bomb attack which ripped through a busy shopping area in Baghdad."--Agence France Press Sept. 22, 2004
Exposing these people for the dangerous fools that they are would be a pure joy if so many innocent people didn't have to die in the process.