In Time: 6 Ways Syria 2013 Isn't Iraq 2003.
The Drudge Report linked to this with the text "MSM Scrambles to Distinguish Syria from Iraq." Indeed. It's true that there are signficant differences, at least as of now, but they seem to be mainly of scale: Obama seems to want a mainly symbolic intervention, where Bush was deadly serious. But the reaction of Obama's media supporters is...well, just what you would expect.