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Sohaib Athar on Twitter Fame After Bin Laden Raid (q&a)

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Sohaib Athar

Sohaib Athar

Sohaib Athar

As U.S. special forces assaulted Osama bin Laden's walled compound in Pakistan, a Twitter user was already recording a rough outline of the events to come.  Sohaib Athar, who describes himself as a 33-year-old programmer and consultant "taking a break from the rat race by hiding in the mountains with his laptops," happened to be staying up late at the time.

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