New York Daily News Wins Nation’s Bin Laden Front Page Competition

ROT IN HELL!. It’s simple, and it says it. The New York Daily News had to deliver–especially with the world-renowned New York Post headline team across town scrambling for their own suitable-for-framing effort to immortalize the moment in history. But the Posties, with GOT HIM! fell just short.

Around the country, there were lots of “We Got Him” headlines and plenty of big, bold versions of the classic DEAD, including the Chicago Sun-Times and the St. Pete Times.

Here are some of the most entertaining ways newspapers headlined the big story:

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