Send 2 million Iraqi students to Harvard
Purchase a 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in Atlanta for all 330,000 families displaced by Hurricane Katrina
Enable Habitat for Humanity to build new homes for every Israeli man, woman and child living in poverty
Enroll every uninsured American in a private health insurance plan, with spare bucks to burn
Provide 25% of the world's population with the full six-dose regimen of the anthrax vaccine
Or sacrifice a few tens of thousands of lives to establish yet another violent sectarian-ethnic conflict that will take decades to settle.