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Commentary, Notes and Pictures from my time in Iraq

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Farmer by genetics, Lawyer by training, currently "vacationing" in Iraq and advising the Iraqi government on border security issues. Before moving to Baghdad, I served in the White House as Deputy Counsel for the Homeland Security Council. I can be reached at opusxryanathotmaildotcom.

Sunday, January 30, 2005


Soooo, I've decided to do my part for democracy and freedom today. I shuttled some of the Iraqis who guard our palace over to the polling station in the Green Zone. Here they are waiting to get cleared through the outer ring of security.