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  • Way off course- NYC

    Check out the news! A world trade tower just got hit by a plane!

    (back to work now)
  • Original Poster

    Check out the news! A world trade tower just got hit by a plane!

    (back to work now)


    • #3
      I can see it out my bosses office window! Looks like both towers were hit near the top floors. There's fire and tons of smoke....


      • #4
        Was watching and saw a second one go through the second tower!!!!!

        "No One Trains For Second
        Shelli Pauli Photography


        • #5
          Dear Lord, I cannot imagine what this workd is coming to..
          You will not rise to the occasion, you will default to your level of training.


          • #6
            What in the WORLD!
            Please let people be ok

            Stall rest is over! Hand walking may begin...but don't forget the stud chain over my nose :P


            • #7
              I just turned on the TV as Mr Bumpkin is getting up and I am dumbfounded.
              What is the World coming to?
              This is so sad. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]
              Starman Babies


              • #8
                They are saying two commercial American Airlines planes were highjacked and forced to crash into the tower. One was a large jet (747?) they say the other was a small commuter plane...

                [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_redface.gif[/img] I am far away in VA but this is so frightening. AHC - how are you? It must be terrifying there in NYC.

                "No One Trains For Second
                Shelli Pauli Photography


                • #9
                  They (news) say the towers are leaning considerably. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_redface.gif[/img] The jet I saw on TV hit the building at extreme high speed. And the fire...

                  Presendent (in FL) is getting ready to talk to public. Lincon tunnel and more are now closed. The official word is that this was NOT a bizarre accident. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]

                  "No One Trains For Second
                  Shelli Pauli Photography


                  • #10
                    very well said JM! what a sad day. i just got in from putting my kindergartener on the bus and turned on the TV. i'm a half hour from the city! too scary!


                    • #11
                      they are hinting that it is terrorists.


                      • #12
                        Listening to the President speaking....

                        "Apparent Terrorist Attack on the City"

                        I was crying on my way to work.

                        5 months down........6 to go
                        (OMG, I totally missed month 4!!)
                        My adventures as a working rider



                        • #13
                          This is unbelievable....I'm trying to type and my hands are just shaking! WHY!!!!!!
                          "You are under arrest for operating your mouth under the influence of
                          ignorance!" Officer Beck


                          • #14
                            Please close your eyes for a few seconds.
                            And pray - even if you never have before - for the people, their families, & the emergency workers.



                            • #15
                              please say a pray. ABC news is saying there is a third plane to worry about


                              • #16
                                I hope she is OK.

                                All our NYC friends - slugger, MAZ, Trooper and the many many more- I hope they are all OK.


                                • #17
                                  So I think she is okay. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img] This goes beyond terrible. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]
                                  "If you would have only one day to live, you should spend at least half of it in the saddle."


                                  • #18
                                    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by smc:
                                    please say a pray. ABC news is saying there is a third plane to worry about<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                                    That was a US Military plane enforcing the no-fly zone.


                                    • #19
                                      News just came on to say there MAY MAY have been an explosion at the pentagon. News correspondant there is reporting. He says it felt like a small blast and now people being herded out.

                                      "No One Trains For Second
                                      Shelli Pauli Photography


                                      • #20
                                        My heart and prayers go out to every emergency service person in NY today. Being a 911 dispatcher/firefighter/MRT here in CT, I can just imagine the horrers and pain they are dealing with today.
                                        "You are under arrest for operating your mouth under the influence of
                                        ignorance!" Officer Beck