Mark Finkelstein Headed To Iraq
Ithaca Times' reporter and blogger Mark Finkelstein has a November 8, 2006, post about his plan to spend "ten days" in Iraq, "some in the Baghdad area visiting among other things the wonderful military hospital featured in the HBO documentary 'Baghdad ER.' During the rest of the trip I'm scheduled to be embedded with the Marines in Fallujah," he wrote. "I'm scheduled to return to the U.S. on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23."
To read more, see "Going the Distance. It's worth reading just to learn how the trip came about.