Thursday, August 9, 2007

Additional CBS coverage: John Kriesel interview

In addition to the 2 part story airing on the CBS Evening News, here is a 6 minute "web only" interview with SGT John Kriesel, the Bravo Company soldier who lost both his legs in Iraq. John recounts the events of the day when his HMMV was blownup:

CBS Video:

This interview was conducted by CBS reporter Cynthia Bowers at Volk Field in Wisconsin on the day that Bravo Company landed from Iraq (my photo of the interview in progress below).

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Day by Day, by Chris Muir (updated daily)

Chris Muir is the cartoonist that I met in Kuwait. He spent two weeks in Iraq at the same time I was there in February 2007, and so thought it would relevant to showcase his work on my site. Here is a link to Chris' humorous travelogue of this Iraq trip: