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Pakistani policemen walk past a compound, surrounded in red fabric, identified as the location where Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden was killed on May 1 by U.S. forces in Abbotabad. The location is some 35 miles north of Islamabad in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The world's most wanted terrorist was hiding not in a cave, but in these cozy digs less than two miles from a major Pakistani military academy, described by some as the equivalent of West Point. (REUTERS/Faisal Mahmood)
Above, a video frame grab from ABC News, shows the interior in the compound where Osama Bin Laden was killed on May 1. Below, a bedroom, possibly Bin Laden's own. More photos follow.
Rep. Beto O’Rourke [D-El Paso] raised over $2.1 million last quarter for a Senate race against bad person Ted Cruz [R-Satan’s Asshole], in the form of 46,574 donations, primarily from in-state donors, with $0 coming from PACs.
Of all the press-stops I did on my tour for my novel Walkaway, I was most excited about my discussion with Katherine Mangu-Ward, editor-in-chief of Reason Magazine, where I knew I would have a challenging and meaty conversation with someone who was fully conversant with the political, technological and social questions the book raised.
On my first day at Michigan State University in 1992, a fellow student called me a “liberal” and I was shocked: as a Canadian who was often to the left of the social-democratic New Democratic Party, I identified “liberal” with the Liberal Party, a centre-right political party that had once imposed martial law in Canada.
The Fader Stealth Quadcopter from TRNDlabs packs incredible flight performance into a package small enough to land on your phone screen, and it’s available now in the Boing Boing Store.The Fader’s six-axis gyroscope module gives it perfect balance in the air. This makes the onboard 720p HD camera all the better for shooting amazing flight […]
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