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  • #61
    Last edited by Goodyfourshoes!; May. 20, 2007, 01:59 AM.


    • #62
      4th plane on it's way - not sure where.
      also, the 202 area is gone pretty much in NY if you are trying to call.
      they just locked down my boyfriends work building.

      this is nuts.

      - C


      • #63
        This is horrible - all federal offices in Washington are being evacuated.
        The President is on AirForceOne on his way back from Florida.


        • #64
          Please, just to clarify, the Pentagon is NOT located on the capitol Mall, it is fairly far away, across the Potomac river. In Arlington, I think. Repeat, Pentagon NOT located near Capitol building.
          Proud Member: Bull-snap Haters Clique, Michigan Clique, and Appaloosa Clique!


          • #65
            she works in downtown NYC. Please????


            • #66
              unconfirmed - plane crash in pittsburg.


              • #67
                There *may* be another hijacked plane coming into DC (from AP reports on C-SPAN)

                * Fiero *


                • #68
                  Colin - AHC is okay.


                  • #69
                    CNN just reported that a second plane is hijacked and headed towards Washington.


                    • #70
                      I'm currently emailing with AHC - she's ok - but scared - her cell isn't getting through either
                      \"Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion. It seizes a person whole and, once it has done so, he will have to accept that his life will be radically changed.\" -- Ralph Waldo E


                      • #71
                        This is sooooo scary!!! My brother is a pilot... dont' know where he is at the moment and can't find my folks to see if they know. Most of my family lives in the pittsburgh area... now I have to worry about them too [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]



                        • #72
                          fyi - what we have been told regarding Houston at this time

                          "Building security also has informed us that the FBI has informed them that there have been no threats against the city of Houston. They are asking that everyone remain calm, but alert and call security in the event any unusual people, conditions or parcels are noted. "
                          Nothing says "I love you" like a tractor. (Clydejumper)

                          The reports states, “Elizabeth reported that she accidently put down this pony, ........, at the show.”


                          • #73
                            I have always watched the news abroad with impartialality (sp?). Now that it is happening so close to home I can't fathom ever making a casual statement about terrorisim again and world problems again. Even w/the oklahoma bombing and the world trade center bombing it seemed shocking and horrific but was only one incident in it's self. To have this happen over and over and over again today. I just can not comprehend the imact this will have on us all. I am sitting here watching footage of jets taking off from andrews airforce to protect this area. The news people warn us that the 4th airplane is about 10 minutes away from DC. I am in shock.

                            "No One Trains For Second
                            Shelli Pauli Photography


                            • #74
                              which is located in southwestern PA, probably an hr or less from Pittsburgh PA. They do NOT know if it related or not.

                              That's right around the corner from my hometown.


                              I'm not saying let's go kill all the stupid people...I'm just saying let's remove all the warning labels and let the problem sort itself out.


                              • #75
                                The Pentagon is in Arlington Virginia. Just on the West side of the Potomac.

                                --My most accommodating strength is my willingness to humiliate myself
                                Life Goes On


                                • #76
                                  Someone here said they had just watched a show on terrorism stating that what "should" happen after an event like this is that the terrorist will then go to small communities and start biological warfare. They do this to distract us and draw our attention away.

                                  I hope and pray this is NOT the case.

                                  This is such a tragedy. I just don't yet know what to think.
                                  "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"


                                  • #77
                                    ABC is now saying there was no car bomb at the State Dept.

                                    Locally, all non-essential personnel have been told to leave the Air Force Base (this is a major command HQ) and downtown has been shut down.

                                    If Dressage is a Symphony... Eventing is Rock & Roll!
                                    "Of course it's hard. It's supposed to be hard. It's the Hard that makes it great."

                                    "Get up... Get out... Get Drunk. Repeat as needed." -- Spike


                                    • #78
                                      My prayers for everyone in a city. Please leave NOW and go hug your horses or something.
                                      So sad that people do so much killing in the name of GOD...

                                      Ride it Like You Stole It...
                                      The witchy witch witch of south central NC.


                                      • #79
                                        is that anywhere near DuQuesne??? I dont' remember enough PA geography to know right now. That's where my family is. I can't get any news. Do yo know any details on that crash???



                                        • #80
                                          Israel has evacuated their government buildings ... leading one to suspect that it was a Palestinian attack?