Farewell to Ahmed Chalabi, the con artist who led U.S. into Iraq | Farmer (NJ.com)

We passed another milestone last week in the sorry saga of our invasion of Iraq. Ahmed Chalabi, a con artist who helped convince Dick Cheney and the Bush neocons that Saddam Hussein was awash in weapons of mass destruction and that our invading troops would have flowers strewn in their path, passed on to his eternal…