K.Ingraham wrote:The networks are all playing the speculation game, we got him by bomb, by gunshot,
Barry will be on to claim the credit any minute now.maybe tickled him to death.
Whatever, I am raising a Ranger regimental stein right now to whoever made the shot.
Rangers Lead the Way!
Some measure of justice at last for Fire Marshal Ron Bucca, FDNY KIA 9.11.01 RIP Brother.
For the past few hours all news reports I've heard have said that OBL was shot in the head by the SEALs who stormed the compound.
I have found some articles that may be of interest. I have posted them here so as to avoid multiple threads about the same topic.
There are some additional details of the raid herehttp://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503543_162- ... 03543.html
I additionally found an article suggesting that, contrary to Mr. Obama's suggestion that this was a joint operation with Pakistan this was really carried out solely by the United States and Pakistan was notified at the last possible moment or soon after the fact. This has been hinted at a number of times across the various network news stations.http://www.thehindu.com/news/internatio ... 985178.ece
There also seems to be a google map image of the compound that he was hiding in availablehttp://www.huffingtonpost.com/t/google- ... 72288.htmlhttp://gatewaypundit.rightnetwork.com/2 ... tary-town/
It seems that information obtained from detains at Gitmo led to the intelligence that started all this. It will be interesting to see if and how this reframes the political debate surrounding the attempts to shut Gitmo down.
Additionally I just heard on the news that there is serious discussion of giving Bin Laden’s body Muslim rites of burial but actually disposing of his body at sea to avoid creating any sort of shrine for him. I did not find any article confirming this but it was just mentioned on Fox News.