White House Now Attacking Soldiers Who Served With Bergdahl, Accuses Them of “Swift-Boating”
It’s not enough for the Obama administration to spit in the faces of the military community by hailing deserter Bowe Bergdahl as a hero who served with “honor and distinction”. They’ve got to rub salt in the wound a little more by attacking the soldiers who dare to speak out about Bergdahl.
White House aides have accused members of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s unit of “swift-boating” the 28-year-old Idahoan for claiming that he deserted his post in Afghanistan nearly five years ago, MSNBC’s Chuck Todd reported.
“I’ve had a few aides describe it to me as :‘we didn’t know that they were going to swift-boat Bergdahl’,” Todd said Wednesday.
The term “swift-boating” comes from 2004 when members of then-Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry’s Swift Boat unit came forward during the election to accuse him of misleading American voters about his service in Vietnam.
This just goes to show how completely out of touch the Obama administration is with the military community — not surprising considering how few of them served in the military. Not everyone may be clamoring for Bergdahl to be executed for deserting, but message to Obama: to service members, desertion is one of the most dishonorable things a person can do, especially when it leads to the deaths of multiple service members. They have every right to be angry, and every right to say why.
Also see: A Real Man’s Responsibilities
1) Our own government chides those of us who pay taxes for being greedy because we don’t want to give the politicians even more of our money to do things...Read More
Rodina Mat’ Zovyot! As a really girthy nation/state (ain’t none bigger bay bee!) Commonwealth Russia spans like a bunch of
A 19-year-old woman who recently converted to Islam in Colorado has pleaded guilty to attempting to leave the USA to
Obama’s Veteran’s Administration has prevented delivery of hand-made Christmas cards that were to go to wounded veterans because the cards