Mullah Mohammed Omar is the spiritual leader of the Taliban. He reportedly lives somewhere in Pakistan. Some Twitter users are hearing whispers that Omar was killed:

It’s not the first time this particular rumor circulated on Twitter:

Our advice: Until it’s confirmed, take this rumor with a grain of salt.

Update:

https://twitter.com/StephenShiflett/status/246460937249374208

https://twitter.com/MichaelTunn/status/246459588029870081