BBC NEWS | Middle East | Bin Laden video threatens America
So he's not dead. Too bad, I thought he might be.
I don't think he's trying to seriously influence the election. If I can't figure out how this spins I doubt Zawahiri can.
I think either:
1. It's a signal for havoc
2. It's a sign of bin Laden's infamous vanity
We'll find out soon enough about the first. If nothing happens it suggests al Qaeda does not have much threat left in it -- at least for the US.