Mission Accomplished in Haiku: Osama bin Laden Killed

It's almost ten years
Now a President can say
"Mission Accomplished"
Some not-so-random thoughts that came to mind as I watched the news that US troops and killed Osama bin Laden and taken custody of his body ...  
What a difference eight years makes
May 1, 2003 - Bush stood on the deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln to declare "Mission Accomplished" in Iraq.  But little had actually been accomplished, and after leaving office Bush finally admitted that the declaration was a mistake.
May 1, 2011 - Obama announced that, acting on his orders, US troops had attacked a location in Pakistan, killed Osama bin Laden and taken custody of his body.
What They Did On Their Summer Vacations
August 2001 - President George W. Bush received a "Presidential Daily Briefing" warning about possible attacks on America, orchestrated by al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.  He stayed on vacation in Texas.  
August, 2010 - President Barack Hussein Obama received a report that Osama bin Laden had possibly been located in Pakistan.  He ordered that this intelligence be confirmed, and eight months later, US troops began an operation that led to bin Laden's death. 
Less Swagger, More Action
Less than a week after the 9/11 attacks, Bush said he wanted to capture bin Laden "Dead or Alive".  Within 6 months he told the press that he no longer spent much time worrying about the terrorist. When Bush left office, bin Laden remained at large.  
A month before the 2008 elections, Obama said during a debate that we would kill bin Laden. Less than three years later, he fulfilled that promise.    
Best Quick Photoshop Job
Posted to Facebook by many users, but apparently created by Andrew Sharp
The Attack Was (Unknowingly) Live Tweeted
Sohaib Athar is a Pakistani software consultant who tweets as @ReallyVirtual).  He noticed unusual activity in Abbottabad  and began posting about it.  He's become an internet sensation but just want to get some sleep.
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