Archive for May 2nd, 2011


Tweeting the Abbottabad Bin Laden Raid

May 2, 2011

Sohaib Athar, a 33-year-old computer programmer who moved to the ‘sleepy’ town of Abbottabad to escape the big city, unknowingly liveblogs the US raid against Bin Laden’s compound…and picks up 30K followers in a matter of hours. Catch this reluctant insta-star @ReallyVirtual.