Osama bin Laden

Can Only Seymour Hersh See Through the Fog of War?

I just finished reading through Seymour Hersh’s latest “blockbuster” investigatory report, published in the London Review of Books, and I’m underwhelmed. Relying primarily on a single, unnamed allegedly senior source, Hersh penetrates ...

Osama bin Laden’s Real Estate Woes

A joke from a reader: Pakistani land records show that Osama bin Laden paid $1 million for his compound—but that was in 2005, before the real-estate bubble popped. As-is, the compound ...