Australian Assocated Press reports ‘Australian Idol’ season three finalist Lee Harding is headed to Iraq to entertain troops involved in Operation Catalyst, the Australian Defense Force’s contribution to the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Iraq. “It’s one of those opportunities you wouldn’t get in normal life and I am so, so thankful I get to do it,” said 23-year-old Harding. “I can’t believe I am doing this. I have never ever been overseas and my first time is to do this. It’s very exciting.” Read more.