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  • #81
    The pentagon isn't ON the actuall mall. But it is on the edge of the park area that surrounds all the national monuments. This area extends past the virginia side of the river and is sometimes considered part of the mall. It is fairly close to Arlinton National Cem. (a few miles). One side of the pentagon backs up to tword the river and park area the other faces the city of Arlington.


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    • Original Poster

      Please let it end.


      • #83
        Yeah I heard someone call in on the news and mentioned it was Palestinian attack.

        * Fiero *


        • #84
          ...the flight that hit one of the towers was a 767 AA flight 11. They were hijacked from Boston and were supposed to be going to LA.
          All planes are being rerouted to Canada. The FAA has declared a state of emergency as well.
          I am thinking of all of those people and their families.
          \"Donuts. Is there anything they can\'t do?\"


          • #85
            All airports closed.

            Sears Tower and Aon Building (4th tallest in the US), which is next to mine, are being evacuated. All government building evacuated including the Dirksen Federal Building.


            • #86
              I am still in the office. Can't believe the twin towers are both gone. Thanks to all BBers who keep sending me emails -- it is helping tremendously to communicate this way while I can't make phone calls. You guys are the greatest.


              • #87
                I just heard a plane crash into the Pentagon, but they aren't following up on it

                the PA plane was a Boeing 767 and still unclear on relation to the terrorist attacks.

                This is TRAGIC and frightening

                * Fiero *


                • #88
                  hey mags people can't leave the city everything bridges tunnels are closed. they have no where to go. very sad


                  • #89
                    United Airlines plane has reportedly crashed into Camp David.
                    The CoTH CYA - please consult w/your veterinarian under any and all circumstances. - ET


                    • #90
                      Somerset is slightly south and east of Pittsburgh and west of Johnstown (my home town).

                      My guess that any area/city that is any industrial area could be targeted!

                      God pity the family of the terrorists because they are going to need it!

                      My heart goes out to the victims, survivors, family and friends. I have heard that a Palentine group is claiming credit for this. Good thing I don't have the red button nearby 'cause I'd probably push it HARD. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img] [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img] [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img]


                      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.


                      • #91
                        I'm going between this board and JB's board. Am at the library where noone can get onto Cnn, etc. Do not have a TV at home. Keep it going, please.
                        "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein



                        • #92
                          Here in Cleveland, they are evacuating the city and the airport. There is a plane on the runway that might have a bomb on it and there is one in the air that was headed here but is now over Toledo airspace and they are hearing screaming in the background. This is hitting close to home here.

                          Prayers for everyone...


                          • #93
                            Bin Laden? Seems to be his kind of work. About 3 weeks ago he made threats that an attack of unparalleled precedence would be made. He should have been hunted down and shot years ago [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img] [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img]
                            The CoTH CYA - please consult w/your veterinarian under any and all circumstances. - ET


                            • #94
                              Thanks for the Chicago update, Glimmerglass. Someone here in the office said the Sears Tower would be the next most likely target and my heart just sank...

                              MD state gov't here in Annapolis closed down, and State Circle is closed to all non-emergency traffic.


                              • #95
                                8 planes hijacked, some still in the air, and one being hunted by F-16 fighter planes. Not sure if it's hysteria or truth.
                                "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"


                                • #96
                                  Last edited by Goodyfourshoes!; May. 20, 2007, 12:58 AM.


                                  • #97
                                    They've now imposed air travel lockdowns in Canada - and they're only accepting the rerouted planes bound for U.S. airports.


                                    • #98
                                      there are reports of a bomb in Stuyvesant (sp) high school in NYC which is really close to the world trade center... no students in it

                                      * Fiero *


                                      • #99
                                        BIL cuts thru the WTC on his way to work.
                                        I am scared to death for him.


                                        • anyone remember Nostradamus' prediction? Soon after the new millenium a leader from the Middle East will rise up and attack. God.
                                          The CoTH CYA - please consult w/your veterinarian under any and all circumstances. - ET