] Baghdad was hectic when two blogging friends e-mailed me
] to suggest that I track down "Salam Pax." I had no idea
] who or what they were talking about. I could have handed
] over the job of sorting out this Salam Pax thing to my
] interpreterâhe was a clever and funny Iraqi who never
] failed to provide what I needed, whether it was
] interviews or pizzaâbut I let it pass. I thought I had
] better things to do.
... and it turns out that Iraqi interpreter was Salam Pax.