Posted at 03:39 PM ET, 05/02/2011

Osama bin Laden’s death: Share your reaction

Tizzy Brown and others celebrate bin Laden’s death outside the White House. (Matt McClain - For The Washington Post)
After news of Osama bin Laden’s death in a firefight with U.S. forces came out Sunday, spontaneous celebrations erupted in New York City and outside the White House. The story took off on social media, conspiracy theories already are brewing, T-shirts have been sold and politicians have rushed to respond.

Tell us how you’re processing the news by sharing your thoughts on three questions:

1. How did you learn that U.S. troops had killed Osama bin Laden?

2. What was your immediate reaction?

3. And, now that you’ve had some time to process the news, what does bin Laden’s death mean to you?

Record a video of your thoughts and upload it below and we’ll add the best ones to a playlist on this post. If you want some inspiration, check out these videos of people in Washington D.C. and New York City reacting to the news:

Video: Mixed reaction to bin Laden death at Ground Zero

Video: Celebrations in front of White House after Osama killed

By Paul Williams  |  03:39 PM ET, 05/02/2011

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