Two more Iraq snippets

Via PapaScott: “Tim Bray: “But if I’d had to write a one-liner as to why (I though the war in Iraq was a good idea), it would have been something along the lines of ‘to stop the torture and brutality in the Baghdad hellholes.’ Well, so much for that.””

Kathryn Cramer: “A week after a scandal broke involving photos of American troops torturing Iraqi prisoners, Halliburton subsidiary Kellogg, Brown, & Root is pulling the plug on private electronic communications with the folks back home, apparently at the request of the Department of Defence.”