Archive for May 2nd, 2011

May 2, 2011

The Guy Who Unknowingly Live-Tweeted The Osama Raid

Would he be considered a snitch? If I were him I’d probably do the same. Kind of crazy if you were in his shoes.

Yesterday Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual on Twitter) was just a “an IT consultant taking a break from the rat-race by hiding in the mountains”, specifically Abbottabad, northern Pakistan.

The IT contractor and graduate of Preston University (which would account for his excellent British-sounding English) also says he’s a ‘startup specialist’ on his LinkedIn profile.

But today he will become known as the guy who, while live-tweeting a series of helicopter flypasts and explosion, unwittingly covered the US forces helicopter raid on Osama Bin Laden’s compound. And he knows it. Here’s a selection of his Tweets:

More of his tweets after the jump.

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May 2, 2011

Video: Obama’s Speech On Bin Laden Death


Is this the end, or just the beginning?

May 2, 2011

Comme des Garçons PVC Biker Jacket

This jacket can be found ON SALE at Colette for a whooping $1453. Time to break the bank!

Shouts: FC