"In general, and no matter what material we send, I suggest that we should distribute it to more than one channel, so that there will be healthy competition between the channels in broadcasting the material, so that no other channel takes the lead. It should be sent for example to ABC, CBS, NBC, and CNN and maybe PBS and VOA. As for Fox News, let her die in her anger."

- A number of Bin Laden documents seized during last year’s raid have been posted online by the Combating Terrorism Center at West Point. One of the documents, outlining media strategy for the tenth anniversary of 9/11 contains some of OBL’s assessments of media outlets. He found MSNBC “good and neutral” until they fired Olbermann but was harsh on Fox News, saying:

From the professional point of view, they are all on one level- except (Fox News) which know, falls into the abyss as you and lacks neutrality too.

Download the docs here.

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