Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
U.S. Army Pfc. Nicholas Weeks plays an Afghan checkers-style game with Nas Nahs, an interpreter, in the Kohi Safi district, Afghanistan, Sept. 6, 2009. Weeks is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's Company B, Special Troops Battalion. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Teddy Wade.)