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Pictures Of bin Laden's Hideout Released

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From MSNBC.com:
"Jonathan Woods writes: Many images from the compound reported to be
the hideout of Osama bin Laden have surfaced. In addition to images of
the compound, photos of portions of a helicopter have also been made
available to us."

A
crashed military helicopter is seen near the hideout of Al-Qaeda leader
Osama bin Laden after a ground operation by US Special Forces in
Abbottabad on May 2.

Bill Dedman, investigative reporter for msnbc.com, reports that the
operation Sunday went smoothly except for a mechanical problem with a
U.S. helicopter, which was destroyed to protect intelligence
information, senior officials said. Read: How the US tracked bin Laden.

 


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Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:21 | Link to Comment The Third Man
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What the heck??? Where are the earlier comments?

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:21 | Link to Comment Rusty_Shackleford
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I hear helicopters...

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:22 | Link to Comment Cognitive Dissonance
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Looks like Tyler is experiencing server glitches again. This thread disappeared only to be resurrected without the comments.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:36 | Link to Comment Drachma
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Some kind of inter-dimensional conflict in the space-time continuum...I think. Check the transporter buffer circuits for the missing comments.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 20:44 | Link to Comment StychoKiller
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Whoa, deja-vu!

 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 20:42 | Link to Comment StychoKiller
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Whoa, deja-vu!  (A glitch in the Matrix!)

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:25 | Link to Comment Rusty Shorts
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ah hem, like i was saying before this disappeared, the compound is loaded with communications equipment...supposedly OBL lived in radio silence.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:28 | Link to Comment TSA gropee
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Media describes it as a mansion. Lmao.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:33 | Link to Comment The Third Man
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ABC news has photos of inside the luxurious 'mansion'. You could have fooled me....looks like a Detroit crack house.

http://abcnews.go.com/International/slideshow/photos-inside-osama-bin-laden-kill-zone-13508190

 

 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:53 | Link to Comment Bad Asset
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why is there a picture with a dude wearing slacks and dress shoes?  What is the scale for?  

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 14:35 | Link to Comment Uncle Remus
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compared to a cave...

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:45 | Link to Comment sodbuster
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Location, location, location. It's all relative- looks like a shit-hole to me.

 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 14:50 | Link to Comment Astute Investor
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I did appreciate the majestic mountain views.  Hopefully, the maid service will be coming by sooner than later to tidy up...

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 12:52 | Link to Comment redpill
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Was the appraiser who valued the compound at $1 million properly licensed with the Pakistan Department of Real Estate?

 

I want to see the Long Form Appraisers License, please.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 13:06 | Link to Comment riley martini
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  Does anybody know what that graffity says on the side of the mansion?

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 13:26 | Link to Comment The Third Man
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"Osama doesn't live here anymore."

"I'm not here. Look somewhere else."

"You're getting warmer..."

"Gone fishing."

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 16:51 | Link to Comment krispkritter
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"Gone fission: Fukushima bound!". Fixed it.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 14:33 | Link to Comment Uncle Remus
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"for a good time call..."

And one looks like the URL for ammoman....

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 13:17 | Link to Comment OnTheWaterfront
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"Osamas place"

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 16:08 | Link to Comment Mr Pinnion
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KILLOBAMA WAS HERE

Regards

Ozzy

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 14:10 | Link to Comment waylon153
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That POS is supposed to be worth $1MM?  Our psy-ops program should have worked overtime on this.  But, good to know our propaganda machine is still functioning....

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 14:31 | Link to Comment Uncle Remus
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WTF - Osama goes from Most Wanted to slum lord?

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 15:46 | Link to Comment Steverino
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Interesting how that helicopter is "destroyed"... by laying it over a wall... 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 17:10 | Link to Comment krispkritter
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And that can only be half of it. No way those sheets are hiding the whole thing, even if they did plant charges.  And I'm betting some Pakistani housewife is pissed they took her good sheets...

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 16:14 | Link to Comment The Count
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The whole OBL story is so full of nonsense, it hurts a person with common sense.

 

1) They have positive DNA faster than anybody else can

2) They get rid of the body so nobody else can examine it

3) They actually give him Islamic rites? Hello, am I high on crack or something?

4) They dead guy does not look like OBL at all! Just look at the nose.

5) CNBC kept saying he lived in a "luxury compound". Are those people blind, stupid or both?

etc etc etc

 

 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 16:51 | Link to Comment waylon153
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4)  The pictures are fake.  They've been circulating on the Internet for over two years.

Everything else, I agree. 

3)  We spend 10 years to find Islamic extremist/terrorist #1.  Why worry about retaliatory strikes against us for failing to give proper burial rites?  We know we're going to get hit anyway.  If the concern is for peaceful Muslims to be upset for improper burial rites, then the "peaceful" don't recognize OBL extremist views.  Either way, who flippin' cares except for OBL supporters?

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 16:38 | Link to Comment zerozulu
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Can anyone recognise the chopper by the tail?

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 17:00 | Link to Comment eodinert
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>The whole OBL story is so full of nonsense, it hurts a person with common sense. 

> 1) They have positive DNA faster than anybody else can

You don't think an organization that can throw away helicopters that don't work any more can't run some speedy DNA?


2) They get rid of the body so nobody else can examine it

What's to examine?  I'll be Osama doesn't make any more public appearances.


3) They actually give him Islamic rites? Hello, am I high on crack or something?

Come on, they have to say that to keep the touchy feely types at bay.

 

4) They dead guy does not look like OBL at all! Just look at the nose.

They shot him in the face.  Repeatedly.  A bullet from an M4 is going almost 3,000 feet per second when it leaves the muzzle, which was just a nanosecond before it entered his face.  Upon entry, the bullet fragments.  I'm suprised he even has a head.  Often, peoples faces look a lot like canoes when that happens.

 

5) CNBC kept saying he lived in a "luxury compound". Are those people blind, stupid or both?

You obviously haven't been to any non-oil producing middle eastern countries.  That IS a luxury hide out.

 

Looks like the tail of an MH-60 to me, but I'm not an airplane guy.

 

Tue, 05/03/2011 - 10:21 | Link to Comment The Count
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OK, Mister Know All,

I have actually bin to the mid east several times, and no, that compound is not luxury by any standard. Yes, donkey herders and peasants live worse, but thats not the point.

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 17:00 | Link to Comment davepowers
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was that a water bed?

 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 18:36 | Link to Comment TheSto
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If anything we did him a favor because I'd take 70 virgins in heaven over this shithole anyday. 

Mon, 05/02/2011 - 23:25 | Link to Comment dark pools of soros
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is that their own poppy garden??  does everyone have one??  then everything can look like shit just get a good couch

Tue, 05/03/2011 - 00:13 | Link to Comment EZYJET PILOT
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He's been dead for years, end this miserable discussion Tyler, it's insulting.

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