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The Taliban Five are even worse than you’ve heard, Their 9/11 Role

Thomas Joscelyn,  One of the five senior Taliban leaders transferred to Qatar in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl played a key role in al Qaeda’s plans leading up to the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Mohammad Fazl, who served as the Taliban’s army chief of staff and deputy defense minister prior to his detention at

Video: Hagel Admits Released Detainees Directed and Planned Attacks Against US Troops

Guy Benson  I say “admits” because the Secretary of Defense did a lot of tap dancing to avoid stating the obvious during his testimony yesterday: That these Taliban commanders were, in fact, at war with America.  Under questioning from Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Hagel engaged in intensive hair-splitting on everything from the exact terminology surrounding

Sen. Feinstein says ˜it’s hard to be comfortable’ with the Bergdahl deal

 Man, there sure are a lot of Democrats climbing on board the Republican Scandal Machine these days.  Just for fun, go back and re-read Dana Milbank’s embarrassing Washington Post screed on that subject today, knowing what we’ve learned about the Bowe Bergdahl affair since he wrote it.  Pretty much everything he whined about as a product of

Obama Scandals: The Bergdahl implosion is Developing so fast that it’s hard to keep up

 The Bergdahl scandal is developing so fast that it’s hard to keep up with the flood of news.  It’s unusual to have a flood of news in an Obama scandal.  Usually it’s just Fox News and a few dogged reporters speaking up, while everyone else waits for White House talking points, or looks for something