Newspapers React To The Death Of Osama Bin Laden. A Look Through The Front Pages And My Tumblr Dashboard

by Rachelle Hruska · May 2, 2011

    From the Daily New's "Rot in Hell" front page to the NYP's "Got Him!" check out the top newspapers' front pages this morning. And, below, check out a roundup from my tumblr of all of the news on Osama's death that you might have missed...

    Celebrations occurred around the globe last night, but, were perhaps the most salient at Times Square in NYC. Check out this eye witness report from Group Zero last night. [Observer]


    Actor Rob Lowe got in on the action:

    Actor Rob Lowe with a New York City fireman in Times Square in New York on Monday. (Timothy A. Clary / AFP-Getty Images)

    And the party was raging in Washington D.C.:

    In the midnight darkness, the crowds gathered, chanting and cheering, waving American flags, outside the front gates of the White House.  (Photo: Doug Mills for the New York Times)

    FBI Updates Bin Laden Most Wanted Picture with “Deceased”

    @reallyvirtual, a Pakistanian resident unwillingly live tweeted the event [via]:

    Obama’s face as Seth Myers made his joke about Bin Laden last night at the White House Press Correspondents Dinner:

    This Day In History of the Day: Eight years ago today, President George W. Bush made a historic arrested landing on the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln, and delivered his infamous “Mission Accomplished” speech.