questions, and who approached who?
Obviously the soldiers were comfortable with the questions they asked, so where's the set up?
There's another thread discussing this same issue.
I have no link or confirmation, but this is circulating today.
Recall the front page and prime time reports in the last day or so about soldiers asking the tough questions of SecDef Rumsfeld ?
Now for the "Rest of The Story !
It seems that Rumsfeld was "set up", in that a reporter planted questions with one or more of the soldiers.
Chattanooga Times Free Press reporter Edward Lee Pitts is embedded with the 278th Regimental Combat Team, now in Kuwait preparing to enter Iraq, and is filing articles for his paper:
In a purported e-mail Pitts claims he coached soldiers with questions to ask Rumsfeld.
When reached, vairous Chattanooga Times Free Press staffers offered "no comment".
More about the SecDef's visit and reaction to the press conference: