"His parents didn't know about his journey until he told them by e-mail."
More on those tech-savy milennials: A 16-year old Florida boy plays hooky for a week, buys a plane ticket, and flys to Iraq. Mom and dad were clueless until after the fact. He's due home after the New Year. Says mom: "Once he's back and safe in my arms, then, yes, he's going to be without privileges as you can imagine."