Michael Fumento on why he isn't covering the troop surge in Iraq, and why the Army still doesn't understand--or appreciate--citizen journalist embeds.
But public affairs officers still bend over backwards for the MSM types who cover the war from their Baghdad hotels. In fairness, Mr. Fumento points out that some media outlets still send reporters in harm's way to get the story. But, as he noted last year, they appear to be the exception--and not the rule --in Baghdad.
What are they teaching at the Defense Information School these days?