Bowe Bergdahl to Meet With Army To Discuss Circumstances of His Capture

CNN is reporting that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will meet next week with the general who's looking into how the now-freed prisoner of war was captured by the Taliban in 2009, the Army and his attorney said. Attorney Eugene Fidell told CNN he will know for sure next week exactly when the meeting will take place. Bergdahl has met once before, briefly, with Maj. Gen. Kenneth Dahl, the point person for the Army's investigation. The 28-year-old soldier spent five years in the hands of Taliban militants...

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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl Moved to Outpatient Care

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who had been a prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five years, has been shifted to outpatient care at a Texas military base, the U.S. Army said in a statement Sunday. Bergdahl, 28, had been receiving inpatient treatment at Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston. He is now receiving outpatient care on the base in San Antonio, according to the statement. The Army said his "reintegration process" is proceeding with exposure to more people and a gradual increase in social...

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Bowe Bergdahl Is On His Way Home… If He Only Knew What The Republicans Are Saying…

If Bowe Bergdahl only knew the hate and venom being spewed about him here in America by the Republicans and the conservative media, he would kindly ask his Taliban captors to please take him back. But instead, the unsuspecting American troop, a prisoner of war, has boarded a plane from Germany and is on his way back to the land he calls home! Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl left a military hospital in Germany on Thursday afternoon and will arrive in the United States early Friday, officials said. The...

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Deserter Storm

At this point, the only relevant question I can think of asking in the tale of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is this: If he was the son of a member of the U.S. Congress, would anybody be questioning his patriotism? Perhaps in this hyper-partisan atmosphere we have the answer might be yes, but I doubt it. As more details emerge about Sgt. Bergdahl's captivity, it's becoming clearer to me that a large swath of our citizenry simply has not learned the lessons of the past and is too ready to jump on anything negative...

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General McCrystal Weighs in – “We don’t leave Americans behind”

As usual, Republicans once again find themselves on the wrong side of history. General Stanley McChrystal, the General in charge when Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl went messing is just the latest in a group of knowledgeable military experts calling out the ignorant Republicans, pundits and Fox commentators for opposing the process involved in bringing Bergdahl home. In an interview with Yahoo News, McChrystal made it clear that in our military, "we do not leave Americans behind. That’s unequivocal,"...

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Jon Stewart to Fox – If Bowe’s Father Was on Duck Dynasty, “you’d like him just f*cking fine” – Video

The hypocrites over at Fox News. Remember them? They are the ones who formed the Republican coalition around Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty a few months ago when they thought he was being unfairly treated by the left winged media. Fox News and the Republicans loved Phil Robertson and his Duck Dynasty crew. The defended them as brave capitalist, patriotic Americans, even inviting a member of the show to the president's State of the Union Address... beard and all. But yesterday, Fox stooped...

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Fox News Attack Soldier’s Father – You “look like a member of the Taliban” – Video

It has been no surprise that Fox News and the Republicans are against of the release of the American soldier kept prisoner by the Taliban for five years. But attacking the soldier's father because he grew his beard in support of his captured son? Really? "You wonder why, given the fact that a couple of years ago they had already discounted him as a deserter, why would the president of the United States embrace his family in the Rose Garden?" Fox News host Steve Doocy opined. Co-host Brian...

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