Selling Someone Out: The Ethics of Writing about Your SEAL Team Operation to Kill Bin Laden

September 4th isn't just the day after Labor Day in the U.S., it's also the new publication date for No Easy Day, an autobiographical account of the killing of Osama bin Laden. Nearly 600,000 copies of this book--allegedly written by an ex-Navy SEAL who participated in the raid of bin Laden's Pakistan compound a little …

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Everyone Has a Story

Attention, readers: I'm posting updates to this post below. When I learned late last night that Osama bin Laden had been killed, one of my first thoughts was of Paul Tibbets. It's okay if you don't recognize the name. He was the pilot of the bomber plane "Enola Gay" on August 6th, 1945. On that …

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