Back then: this honorable soldier was well-worth the trade of five Gitmo detainees
Today: the Army says "we beg to differ."
Extra - Weekly Standard: "Obama releases dangerous jihadists - then misleads the country about it." Maybe that's why he's hitting new lows on handling of terrorism.
More - Mark Steyn: "Celebrating a deserter in the Rose Garden." "If there were a real press in this country, someone would ask Obama how it is that he became the first president to host a Rose Garden celebration for a deserter." Yeah, like that would ever happen.