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Bowe Bergdahl

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    Mark Boal Settles With the U.S. Government Over Bowe Bergdahl TapesBoal will not have to turn over confidential recordings.
  2. lawsuits
    Mark Boal Sues Federal Government Over Bowe Bergdahl TapesHe seeks to prevent the government from subpoenaing his interviews with the former POW.
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    Serial Season-Two Finale Recap: ‘Present for Duty’Few topics are impenetrable enough to deserve this sort of ending. Love, maybe. Death. Certainly war.
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    Serial Season Two, Episode 10 Recap: ‘Thorny Politics’To be upset that the general public doesn’t understand the tough position Bergdahl’s actions put his battle buddies in is shallow, petulant, and beside the point.
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    Serial Season 2, Episode 9 Recap: ‘Trade Secrets’We hear about the prisoner swap that brings Bergdahl home.
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    Serial Season 2, Episodes 7 and 8 Recap: ‘Hindsight’ Parts 1 and 2For the first time this season, I really saw myself in Bergdahl. That’s what brought me to tears.
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    Serial Season 2, Episode 6 Recap: ‘5 O’Clock Shadow’Sarah Koenig calls this episode a “zoom-in,” but it’s more complicated than that.
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    Kathryn Bigelow Is Making a Detroit Crime DramaSorry, Serial season 2 fans.
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    Serial Season 2 Episode 5 Recap: The Bureaucratic Shell Game“American military bureaucracy … didn’t help get Bergdahl home any faster.” 
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    Serial Season 2, Episode 4 Recap: ‘The Captors’Koenig and Co. seemed to be laying down context to understand later episodes.
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    Serial Season 2, Episode 3 Recap: ‘Escaping’If an existential divide separates civilians from soldiers, then another one, equally unfathomable, divides the soldier from the POW.
  12. podcasts
    Inside the Making of Serial Season TwoHow the podcast scaled up from Adnan to Afghanistan.
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    ‘Serial’ Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: The Golden ChickenHearing the Taliban’s side of the story.
  14. ‘Serial’ Season 2, Episode 1 Recap: Bowe Bergdahl’s Crazy Story This isn’t your usual POW tale.
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    The 3 Most Interesting Things About ‘Serial’ Season 2 Episode 1, ‘Dustwun’Listening to Bergdahl speak is itself fascinating.
  16. zomg serial's back
    ‘Serial’ Composer on Season Two’s Ambient SoundLess guitar, more synths.
  17. serial
    ‘Serial’ Is Back!It tells the story of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.
  18. based on a true story
    Kathryn Bigelow and Todd Field Plan Competing Bowe Bergdahl FilmsHollywood loves a true story.