When I first talked with JR Salzman, I didn't know that he had a copy of The Blog of War with him in Iraq. He sent these photos a few days ago - proof of what happens when your copy of The Blog of War is in your humvee when it is hit by an IED:
And I've seen the humvee after the IED. It's a wonder that everyone survived. Here's a recent picture of JR trying out a prosthetic:
Be sure to visit JR's blog and leave him a note of support. If you'd like to contribute to help JR, here's his fund information:
JR Salzman Fund
PO Box 636
Hayward, WI 54843
Simon & Schuster, the publisher of The Blog of War, are going to send some books for the soldiers at WRAMC, too.