JudyL <email@example.com> asks:
> Actually, I meant why is he the wrong person for the job and why
> did Sheridan specifically pick him for the job, but I imagine
> (hope) we'll be filled in on that little story along the way?
Sheridan picked him for the qualities that made him exactly the
*wrong* person from their point of view...obstinate, difficult,
independent, not prone to following orders from home, not politically
astute...but he'll get the job done.