Kevin Knodell is a journalist that covers conflict, culture, and crime. His work has appeared at <em>Playboy</em>, <em>The Week</em>, <em>Vice</em>, <em>Soldier of Fortune</em>, <em>The News Tribune</em>, and others. He's a former contributing editor at Warisboring.com and writes the <em>Acts of Valor</em> comic series for <em>Naval History</em> magazine. He lives in Tacoma, Washington.