This is just great. Antonin Scalia’s grenade-tossing editorializing in the Gitmo decision contained wingnut nonsense and urban legends.
What Hilzoy said,
The first thing to notice about it is that it says that 30 detainees have returned not to the battlefield, but to “the fight”. Since I have become accustomed to treating the words of this administration the same way I treat such words as “Orange Juice Drink: Made With Real Orange Juice!” (which automatically makes me wonder: OK, so exactly how many drops of orange juice per vat of corn syrup would that involve?), I naturally thought: ah, “the fight”. I wonder what counts as returning to “the fight”? Luckily, the DoD elaborates: