"The insurgency could go on for any number of years," Rumsfeld said in a U.S. television interview. "Insurgencies tend to go on five, six, eight, 10, 12 years.
but really what do they care. bush got what he wanted all along, SH. and won reelction by scaring voters his way (all those terror warnings before the election, i dont remember having 1 in the last 8 months), and saying that we needed a president who could do the job (some job...) and handle the war, and not someone who would be weak ie. kerry (which made no sence and was just another scare tatic, to me).