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President Bush explains why Osama bin Laden hasn't been captured.

Published May 24, 2007 3:39PM (EDT)

"Why is he at large? 'Cause we haven't got him, yet, Jim. That's why. And he's hiding. And we're looking. And we will continue to look until we bring him to justice. We've brought a lot of his buddies to justice, but not him. That's why he's still at large."

-- President Bush, at a press conference today, responding to a question about why Osama bin Laden has not yet been captured.

By Alex Koppelman

Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.

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