7 years 40 weeks ago, 2:02 PM
So I have a theory on how this NY Times reporter may have escaped. HE DIDN'T. The Taliban realized they and the NY Times are on the same side and the reporter was there as a guest and finally decided to head home.
"I have always been a soldier. I have known no other life. The calling of arms, I have followed from boyhood. I have never sought another." From The Virtues of War, by Steven Pressfield.