ABHORRENT! New York Times Calls Osama Bin Laden ‘Devoted Family Man’ 

In an unwell as well as twisted Twitter heading the New York Times in fact called Osama container Laden — the wicked terrorist mastermind of 9/11 — “a devoted family man.” 

The previous Navy Seal that eliminated container Laden, Robert J. O’Neil, called out the Times prior to someone on their social networks group promptly altered the heading. The initial August 3 tweet heading read: “Osama bin Laden, the Fanatical Terrorist and the Devoted Family Man.” 

O’Neil reacted: “Family man. He used his wife as a human shield. Lucky for me he was taller than her.”



The tweet which advertised New York Times author Louise Richardson’s testimonial of Peter Bergen’s publication The Rise as well as Fall of Usama container Laden was later on altered to “A Fuller Picture of Osama Bin Laden’s Life.” 

Fox News’s Joseph Wulfsohn reported: 

While assessing Peter Bergen’s publication “The Rise and Fall of Usama bin Laden,” author Louise Richardson highlighted container Laden’s domesticity as well as exactly how he was among a tremendous 55 youngsters as well as exactly how he himself wound up having 24 youngsters of his very own. 

“When it came to his family, bin Laden was a man of contradictions,” Richardson summed up. “On the one hand, he required his daughters from the age of 3 to be separated from males and insisted that females leave the room when men appeared, even on satellite television. Yet two of his older wives were highly educated, with doctorates in Koranic grammar and child psychology. They helped write his public statements and curate his public image; they engaged in discussions with him on strategy.”

The testimonial discussed the family members dramatization amongst the container Ladens, however likewise kept in mind the fear leader’s parenting design, composing, “In the years before he was driven into hiding, he went to pains to ensure his sons were tough, taking them on arduous hikes in blistering heat and limiting their food and water. He refused to allow the use of any refrigeration or air-conditioning.”

However, the testimonial’s title, which initially check out “Osama bin Laden, the Fanatical Terrorist and the Devoted Family Man,” elevated brows on social networks, consisting of O’Neill.


NewsMax’s Erick Mack took care of to locate the initial heading making use of the Internet archive WaybackMachine