“If this is whipped up, the project of whipping it up is remarkably bipartisan.”
Taliban threatened to kill Bergdahl if long-discussed deal leaked, or something.
Now they’re worried.
“I’m never surprised by controversies that are whipped up in Washington.”
“A rescue mission would have been fraught politically as well as tactically.”
“Am I alone here in America?”
“Worthy of sympathy? Maybe.”
Plurality believe he’s less competent than …
“Not the stuff of celebration”
“We’re going with the narrative that he was captured.”
“What is going on here?”
Oh, wait …
“First of all, Clinton’s deal would have had stricter measures …”
“Don’t come back to Afghanistan.”
“This was an example of forced consensus.”
“Our Army’s leaders will not look away from misconduct if it occurred.”
Tapper: Hillary “definitely” should answer questions on Bergdahl.
“We don’t condition that.”
“To make matters worse, this is a long series of violations of federal law this president has been accused of.”
“‘The soldiers said they had to sign a letter saying that they would not discuss this.”
Following the rule of whim, part 37b.
“Captured on the battlefield”?