LIFE AFTER DEATH

Are Dan Choi, Dan Savage, And Mark Bingham’s Mom Happy With Bin Laden’s Death?

Even though Al-Qaeda founder and terrorist mastermind Osama Bin Laden is dead, his lethal legacy affected more than just those who perished in the September 11th attacks. For Alice Hoagland who lost her gay son Mark Bingham in the attacks, Bin Laden’s death brings closure and consolation. But Lieutenant Dan Choi and sex columnist Dan Savage feel respectively reflective and pissed off. Come join the cavalcade of ambivalence as we recount their reactions to this week’s big news.