235: The Balloon Goes Up

235: The Balloon Goes Up

Mar 21, 2003
Stories from the beginnings of the war in Iraq, and how it compares with wars in our country's past.
  • Host Ira Glass talks to Anthony Swofford, a former marine sniper and author of the Gulf War memoir Jarhead. He explains what he's seeing when he watches this new war with Iraq on television. (6 minutes) IraqTelevisionWar

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