To Our Readers: “Catching Bin Laden”, written by Nicholas Schmidle, is a piecing together of the events of the mission to kill Osama bin Laden on May 1, 2011. It describes events based on second and third hand sources as well as experts who had no involvement in the mission. Schmidle did not talk directly to any of the Navy SEALs involved in the mission. Although the article is filled with fact, please keep in mind that it is written to intrigue the audience with an action-packed storyline and narrative devices. The Editor.