When the Iraqi's won the Asia cup soccer tournament I called that the tipping point. I thought Iraqi reconciliation would shortly follow. Didn't happen.
A month and a half ago, Sheik Sattar was murdered by Al Qaeda. In that month and a half a ton of things have changed.
From the looks of things, that just might be it. Sheik Sattar accomplished amazing things when he was alive, and maybe the impossible in his death.