Republicans' calls for maintaining a combat presence in Iraq is bothering Kos bloggers. smintheus scrutinizes John McCainJohn Sidney McCainVeterans group to hand out USS John McCain T-shirts for July 4 on the National Mall Will we ever have another veteran as president? Meghan McCain clashes with Joy Behar as the 'sacrificial Republican' on 'The View' MORE's "spin" on Iraq and argues that the Arizona senator talks about "winning" without defining what that means. DarkSyde finds the Republican argument for staying in Iraq the same regardless of the status. And DHinMI writes that McCain's Straight Talk Express has "taken a detour" in what the blogger sees as less than consistent support for a voter-education, non-profit group.