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How did you first find out that Osama bin Laden had died?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on May 3, 2011

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Photo of Keaton Davis

“My dad texted me that ‘OBL’ was dead. I didn’t know who that was so he had to clarify.”

Photo of Emily Burkett

“I saw it on Twitter. I was in my car.”

Photo of Frank Janzen

“I was at a motel and I had CNN on.”

Photo of Angie Kim

“Facebook. I was home studying.”

Comments

RoeDapple 4 years, 4 months ago

Classified. Need to know basis. Sorry

RoeDapple 4 years, 4 months ago

The "Rock", Duane Johnson, was tweeting it an hour before Obama's speech. I rely on the WWE for all my breaking news.

LadyJ 4 years, 4 months ago

Let's hope Emily was just sitting in her car with the engine off or someone else was driving. Surely she wouldn't be on twitter and driving at the same time.

RoeDapple 4 years, 4 months ago

Keaton - Tell your father we are deeply moved on hearing of the passing of the Ontario Boating League. I did just check and there is no mention of it at the KKK (Kansas Kayaker's Klub).

RoeDapple 4 years, 4 months ago

Time now for a little entertainment from a real cutie - Lynnea Malley

Flap Doodle 4 years, 4 months ago

I heard that a 2500 pound sea carp swallowed him up.

LadyJ 4 years, 4 months ago

Buried at sea, so no body? Let the conspiracy theories begin.

Grammaton 4 years, 4 months ago

I think they did so because they did not want a grave site to which others could make a pilgrimage.

RoeDapple 4 years, 4 months ago

Musta been grown up seals

Rumor; some here ♣ baby seals

LadyJ 4 years, 4 months ago

Come on, we all know it was Gibbs, Ziva, McGee and DiNozzo. Of course Abby was guiding them.

BorderRuffian 4 years, 4 months ago

Abby did the DNA - in fifteen minutes, just like she does it on NCIS

BorderRuffian 4 years, 4 months ago

Wasn't Obama's off-the-cuff, impromptu, non-rehearsed, sans-teleprompter speech simply inspiring? And he used the word, "God" at least twice and said half of the pledge of Allegiance.

I find myself breathless...

RoeDapple 4 years, 4 months ago

Skipped your physical again? Harder to hit those golf balls if you can't control your breathing!

LadyJ 4 years, 4 months ago

We're told the rising gas prices are a result of all the unrest in the Middle East, but what does that have to do with the equally rising price of the E85 fuel? It always stays 50 cents below the unleaded regular price.

Deja Coffin 4 years, 4 months ago

I found out on facebook. It was either right before or right after Steve J. "started counting down the days until Rockfest."

pace 4 years, 4 months ago

Fox news but they got the name wrong for some reason, switched to cnn.

beatrice 4 years, 3 months ago

My neice, glued to here phone, told the family.

Okay, Pace touched on it -- so what is up with FoxNews using a U and calling him Usama bin Laden instead of Osama? Are they really trying to insert U.S.A. into everything? Just asking.

Clancy99, instead of Barry, try President of the United States Barack Obama.

nepenthe 4 years, 3 months ago

My mother called me while I was in the middle of a good book. Told me to turn on the TV, because they were saying Osama Bin Laden had been killed.

Houdini 4 years, 3 months ago

He asked me where the virgins were. I just laughed and told him to try the pork...it's really good.

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