Radio Rookies Podcast Edit this Published in Radio Rookies Podcast by Radio Rookies Back to the Middle East Listen 9 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/99612/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Aired June, 2010. 18-year-old Radio Rookie Alexis Gordon is struggling to understand her dad's decision to stay in the Army and go back to the Middle East.