Skip to comments.Boston Bombing Occurred during Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israeli Independence Celebration) [vanity]
Posted on 04/16/2013 9:44:54 PM PDT by matt1234
This year Yom Ha'atzmaut (the Israeli Independence Day Celebration) began on the evening of April 15 and ended on the evening of April 16. During the evening of April 15 in Israel, it was afternoon in Boston. The bombing occured at about 2:50 PM local time.
Yom HaAtzmaut 2013 began in the evening of
Monday, April 15
and ended in the evening of
Tuesday, April 16
No one is claiming credit.
Muslim groups often rush to claim they did it.
Leads me to believe it’s some Occupy group.
Al Qaeda didn’t admit responsibility for 9/11 for months.
I still think it’s some pissed off Occupier.
It’s the Boston Marathon.
It wasn’t a military base or some international trade outfit.
It’s something well to do people in Boston enjoy - and that’s who the occupiers are pissed at.
The timing is very suggestive - I, too, have been wondering about this.
There’s a long list of past events somebody might be protesting on April 15. Here’s a very partial list.
769 The Lateran Council condemned the Council of Hieria and anathematized its iconoclastic rulings.
1450 Battle of Formigny: Toward the end of the Hundred Years’ War, the French attack and nearly annihilate English forces, ending English domination in Northern France.
1642 Irish Confederate Wars: A Confederate Irish militia is routed in the Battle of Kilrush when it attempts to halt the progress of a Parliamentarian army.
1861 President Abraham Lincoln calls for 75,000 Volunteers to quell the insurrection that soon became the American Civil War
1865 Abraham Lincoln dies after being shot the previous evening by actor John Wilkes Booth.
1900 PhilippineAmerican War: Filipino guerrillas launch a surprise attack on U.S. infantry and begin a four-day siege of Catubig, Philippines.
1912 The British passenger liner RMS Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic at 2:20 a.m., two hours and forty minutes after hitting an iceberg. Only 710 of 2,227 passengers and crew on board survive.
1920 Two security guards are murdered during a robbery in South Braintree, Massachusetts. Anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti would be convicted of and executed for the crime, amid much controversy.
1936 First day of the Arab revolt in Palestine.
1960 At Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina, Ella Baker leads a conference that results in the creation of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, one of the principal organizations of theAfrican-American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s.
1969 The EC-121 shootdown incident: North Korea shoots down a United States Navy aircraft over the Sea of Japan, killing all 31 on board.
1986 The United States launches Operation El Dorado Canyon, its bombing raids against Libyan targets in response to a bombing in West Germany that killed two U.S. servicemen.
1989 Upon Hu Yaobang’s death, the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989 begin in the People’s Republic of China.