Salam Pax succumbs to unbearable weight of blogging

Filed as News on May 20, 2004 12:07 pm

by Duncan

Salam Pax is in Australia at the moment, and I was fortunate enough to catch his interview on Andrew Denton’s Enough Rope (the transcript is linked). A fascinating character and I have a new found respect for him. Anyway this from The OZ:
The Australian> Just five days after leaving Baghdad, Salam Pax has rushed from a television studio to an interview in the atrium of a glossy Sydney hotel. The whole thing seems a little surreal, he says. Salam Pax as he is now known the world over, is the 31-year Iraqi man whose weblog – or “blog” – provided the most immediate account of life during the war in Iraq. read more>

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