Twitter Reaction to Bin Laden Death: Chris Douglas-Roberts, Ghost Osama

Chris Douglas-Roberts

Late last night came the media event of the year. Osama Bin Laden getting captured and killed is a huge story for all Americans, and everyone around the world. There was a lot of interesting, thought-provoking and funny reactions all over the twitterverse in the last 24 hours. I share with you now, excerpts from the Twitter timeline of two of the more compelling accounts.

The first will certainly make you think; and possibly get outside your intellectual comfort zone. The second will make you relax and have a couple laughs.

If you haven’t started following Chris Douglas-Roberts of the Milwaukee Bucks, then you need to, now. He’s one of the most interesting tweeters in the NBA.

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Derrick Rose inspires Pride, Awe in Former Memphis Tigers Teammates


Derrick Rose has become a force of nature this year. The man-crush of all Bulls and greater Chicago sports fans alike, he’s a runaway front-runner to win the NBA MVP award.

His breakout season has of course inspired pride and awe in the Memphis Tigers college basketball community; and among those who have moved on to the NBA, including Joey Dorsey of the Toronto Raptors, and Chris Douglas-Roberts of the Milwaukee Bucks.

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The young Milwaukee Bucks are completely embracing Twitter