Ralph Peters: If soldier held by Taliban is a deserter, "the Taliban can save us a lot of legal hassles and legal bills" Blog ››› July 19, 2009 9:24 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? h/t to Antman11 at Daily Kos. Short Link copy link We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.