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May 5, 2011 7:24 AM

Commentary: Seeing photos of bin Laden's body isn't necessary

Face it: there are some things we just don't need to see — the first ex-wife in Spandex; the John Edwards-Rielle Hunter sex tape, and post-mortem pictures of Osama bin Laden. Even before the smoke cleared from the M16 assault rifle, or whatever weapon sent bin Laden to his just rewards, news outlets, cynics and the morbidly curious were demanding pictures.

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