This Fox News story alleges Bin Laden died in December of 2001.
The UK Guardian ran a story of the CIA visiting Bin Laden in an American hospital in Dubai in July of 2001. (click here to read)
Albright suggested Bush had Bin Laden hidden” somewhere, and would pull him out during his re-election campaign. Congressman McDermott alleged the same thing. Teresa Heinz-Kerry made a vague assertion during her husband's campaign as well. Click here to read WND article.
Benazir Bhutto, former Pakistani Prime Minister, alleged Bin Laden had been killed by Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh and then herself was murdered shortly thereafter. Click here to read.
However if you prefer the latest story...First there was a valiant 40 minute shoot out with an armed Bin Laden returning fire (click here)
Then the Washington Times reported version 2.0 and stated "we now know" he was unarmed, but after "resisting" by using his wife as a human shield was killed. So not only did we shoot an unarmed assailant, but we got rid of the best hopes we had of true terrorist intel we have had since 9/11. Click here for version 2.0 of the story.
Version 3.0 stated that "All the President's men" participated in a live "Bin Laden Raid Watch Party", then CIA director Panetta says the cameras were not even on, and Hillary just had a bad case of allergies in the photo-op. That is soooo Clintonesqe isn't it. Click here for Panetta story, Click here to read allergy story)
Version 4.0 says Bin Laden was unarmed, and NOT using a woman as a shield, click here.
Even some in the mainstream are starting to doubt like Garance Franke-Ruta, senior editor at The Atlantic, click here.
The ONLY point of this tale that has remained consistent is the fact that the body was dumped in the DEEP BLUE SEA, never to be seen again.
Either way he's dead. WATCH THE OTHER HAND.
Obama wasted no time in claiming the world was now safer with Bin Laden dead. (Click here)
We were being warned of imminent reprisals by Al Qaeda almost hourly. The news is full of these stories. Whether it is raising the terror alert level, or buried nukes all over Europe.
The world is a safer place...yet CBS on May 3rd reports "Security Checkpoints Near Soft Targets May Soon Become The Norm". Now the TSA will stick their hands down your pants at the mall as well. (click here for CBS story)
The world is a safer place... yet Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif, now wants "black box" recorders in all cars, to tax us by the mile! (click here to read)
Or... maybe Obama just wanted additional political capital to further other parts of his agenda, like climate change?? Climate Change?
New Mexico Governor, Bill Richardson, says Bin Laden's death should allow Obama to push through climate legislation. Click here to read. Incredible!
I would agree with former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for the Reagan Administration, Paul Craig Roberts, that there are probably MANY agendas being served by the Bin Laden "narrative";
further justification for torture of pow's, further weakening of Pakistan, and growing Home Land Security just to name a few.
A healthy dose of skepticism about this entire Bin Laden ordeal is healthy, watching what their other hand is doing while they are pinning medals on SEAL's is mandatory!