The 9/11 Page
My personal story is this - from about 8:30AM until 9:10AM eastern time (US) I was
stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic on Butler Boulevard trying to get to work.
I was listening to NPR. At the time that the planes hit, as people were burning
and dieing, NPR was airing an essay by Molly Ivins that made fun of the way
President Bush talks. During the 9AM newsbreak, Carl Kasell said a plane had hit
the World Trade Center - a minute later he said there was an explosion in the
My story is boring
- the one's below are not:
Memorial Website - it takes a
while to load and a while to view, but here it is in all it's photographic
from 9/11 - get a sense of the day's news flow. Read from
- he saw the plane coming directly at him - and survived, he says
through God's grace.
Remembering the passengers of Flight 93
- from The Post-Gazette
Last Page - eyewitness account of American 77's crash into
Robbins - also watched American 77 crash into the Pentagon
Robert Lee's Story
- Robert was the booth producer at CNN Headline News when the
and Jennifer Weld - were riding their bikes to work when the planes
his the WTC. George pulled out his camera.
was also an eyewitness in New York. Read, or listen to, any of the
links on the right side of his blog.
In The Red Bandana - he saved lives.
Did some have
prior knowledge? - The strange case of New York/New Jersey school
He is You and Me - the famous, disturbing photograph and the photographer who took it.