The piece I wrote for New York Magazine is up and titled “Fear Factor: An independent journalist in Iraq describes the ever-shifting safety rules—and coping mechanisms—of the Baghdad beat.
As you all know, I’ve been dealing with spam in the comments, trackbacks, etc. It’s become a grueling effort to moderate these comments to keep out the riffraff…. If I have not approved your comment, it was almost surely a mistake and not maliciousness on my part.) Anyway, I’m on a deathly slow Net connection here, which further complicates the comment-moderating chore.