Sometimes, in my self-righteous rants about peace and the government and what we are or aren’t doing as a nation, I forget that there are real people out there living through all that on a day-to-day basis (by that, I mean being in Iraq).
A friend of mine is one of those real people. He is incredibly real, and I think about him often. And he has a blog:
It is also incredibly real, and well-written, and changed my mind about a lot of things I rant over (or at least gave me a new perspective).