According to icasualties today, there were 4221 confirmed US deaths in Iraq since the beginning of the war in 2003. According to the US Dept of Transportation, US traffic fatalities were
The way I read that more Americans have died about every five weeks on the highways than have been lost in five years of war in Iraq.
Not a slam, but in a column as data heavy as that article, it could be misleading.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost