Today we've learned that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed has confessed to the murder of Daniel Pearl. In addition, he said “I was responsible for the 9/11 operation from A to Z.” He has also confessed to the 1993 World Trade Center truck bombing, as well as planning to take down a second trans-Atlantic aircraft during would-be shoe bomber Richard Reid’s operation.
But, that's not all...
He also confessed to trying to kill international leaders including Pope John Paul II, President Clinton and Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf.
The 2002 bombing of a Kenya beach resort frequented by Israelis.
The failed missile attack on an Israeli passenger jet after it took off from Mombasa, Kenya.
The 2002 bombing of a nightclub in Bali, Indonesia.
Nope, that's still not all!
Other plots he said he was responsible for included planned attacks against the Sears Tower in Chicago, the Empire State Building and New York Stock Exchange in New York City, the Panama Canal, and Big Ben and Heathrow Airport in London.
In the days ahead, we will also learn that he was responsible for:
The kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby
The disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa
The Zodiac murders
Hiding the plane parts of the 757 that crashed into the Pentagon on 9/11
Killing Elizabeth Short ("The Black Dahlia")
Being Jack the Ripper
Breaking up The Beatles
1871's Great Chicago Fire
The summary execution of Che Guevara
Being the real Son of Sam murderer
Killing the 3 little boys in the West Memphis Three case
Avian Bird Flu
80's fashion coming back
It's amazing what a little water-boarding can accomplish.