Taking a detour to history 1130014086450428

May 3, 2002 

RAMALLAH, WEST BANK - In a land where a 15-minute trip can take hours because of military checkpoints and where an orthodox Jew is stripped at gunpoint because he might be a suicide bomber in disguise, it was not surprising that two guys from North Caroli

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