Bike patrol in Baghdad
U.S. Army Sgt. Mark Speakman takes a bike for a ride during a patrol in the Shula district, Baghdad, July 20, 2008. Speakman is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 75th Cavalry Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Charles W. Gill.Note the siren on the front to warn folks to get out of the way. Also note the expressions on the faces of the boys. I think they are entertained by the "spectacle." Our troops are doing more than defeating the enemy. They are making new friends for this country.