I am pretty blogged out at the moment, and I have a couple of articles I want to finish writing before this weekend, when we travel to Knoxville. I might post something else that strikes me as particularly interesting, but don't count on it.
Keep your eye on Mosul - things are really heating up there.
Matt Labash travels to the misery that is Umm Qasr
and, I put a couple of pages of Joseph photos together here