I don't think that was covered in the embedding program manual

Note to Public Affairs Officers accompanying embedded reporters: don't ever get caught saying:

“As far as I can gather, not many people at Defense liked this woman, and the sense I got was that she wasn’t their problem anymore now that she was in Iraq. Maybe they were hoping that she’d step on a mine. I certainly was.”

-Eugene Pomeroy, a former National Guard soldier assigned to escort Judith Miller in Iraq

Thanks to Slate for the pointer.