Skip to comments.Remembering September 11,2001, on September 11,2004
Posted on 09/11/2004 5:36:47 AM PDT by AmericanMade1776
Patriots Flags that were flown over Ground Zero, the Pentagon and the crash site of Flight 93 fly in front of the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in New York
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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, third from right, touches the cornerstone for the Freedom Tower at Ground Zero at the World Trade Center site during an unveiling ceremony in New York, in this July 4, 2004
Merrill Lynch employee Michael George lowers the United States flag to half-mast at their building which overlooks the World Trade Center site, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004, in New York. Today is the third anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the United States
Nancy Ward of San Diego visits the temporary memorial to passengers of United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa.,
Hard to imagine since Kerry and Kennedy are our senators, but whike I ran to the store this AM there were flags up all over my little piece of MA. And yes, they were American flags.
Remember to fly your flags today.
Jody Greene, daughter of Donald F. Greene, of Cambridge, Mass., who was a passenger on United Flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001, ties a flag on her father's angel at the temporary memorial to Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa.
Watching memorial now...NEVER FORGET!
U.S. soldiers pray during the commemoration of the third anniversary of Sept 11. 2001 attacks on the United States at the Bagram airbase, north of Kabul, September 11, 2004. Afghans marked the anniversary of Sept 11. 2001 attacks
My flag flies every day. I added the black streamer this morning. (The one I got when the greatest President went to his reward.)
.S. soldiers pray during the commemoration of the third anniversary of Sept 11. 2001 attacks on the United States at the Bagram airbase, north of Kabul, September 11, 2004
Hear the town churchbell ringing now.
The SOBs at CBS completely blew off anything to do with the WTC. Totally ignore the moment of silence. Were to busy doing a piece on mediatation for your health.
.S soldiers march in front of a U.S flag during a memorial ceremony at Bagram Air Base, north of Kabul Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004. Bagram held a ceremony at the main American base on Saturday to mark the third anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks
Never forget. Never forgive.
CNN is showing a split screen of scenes from that day.
I just blew a headgasket at my local CBS affiliate for totally ignoring the WTC. I felt bad for the young lady as she said it was out of her control. But I'm flaming POed.
The memorials started and C-span is not showing these memorial ceremonies.
It would be appropriate to have One of the c-spans doing uninterupted coverage.
President Bush and first lady Laura Bush, center, takes part in a moment of silence, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004, on the South Lawn of the White House. They are joined by Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife, Lynne Cheney, right, and other White House employees in remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Brings it all back...
I swear CBS is doing everything it can to keep it from being an emotional moment. At least NBC is showing things live. Even the ceremony in Boston. But CBS is shooting blanks. Sumner Redstone the owner of CBS lives in Boston. Maybe he doesn't want to offend his commie friends.
By The Associated Press
Some events scheduled Saturday to mark the third anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
CEREMONIES & DEDICATIONS:
_ Starting at 8:46 a.m., names of victims will be read at the World Trade Center site.
_ Wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery near Washington, with remarks by Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld.
_ At sunset, the Towers of Light will be illuminated in lower Manhattan.
_ Victims of Flight 93 crash will be remembered at a gathering near Shanksville, Pa.
_ Ceremony in Rockville, Md., includes family members of victims of Pentagon (news - web sites) attack.
_ In New York City, memorial services are planned at Hudson River Park for Windows on the World workers who died and on Staten Island for 9-11 victims.
_ Statehouse ceremonies planned in Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Wyoming and other states.
_ Firefighters plan moments of silence in Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Hartford, Conn., and other places. A firefighters convention in Nashua, N.H., plans a ceremony with spouses of victims, and St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York will have a memorial Mass for fallen firefighters.
_ Presentation of the Madeline Amy Sweeney Award for Civilian Bravery at Massachusetts State House. Award is named in honor of a flight attendant who reported hijacking in progress before plane crashed into World Trade Center.
_ Sculptures and other displays in memory of 9-11 victims will be dedicated in Syracuse, N.Y.; Danbury, Conn., New Market, Md., Springfield, Mo., and other places.
_ Numerous other ceremonies are planned in places including Boston; San Antonio, Cleveland, Camden and Jersey City, N.J., Fairfax, Va.; Nashville, Tenn., Branson, Mo., and Oklahoma City.
_ Memorial service at Washington National Cathedral.
_ Interfaith service at Martin Luther King Jr.'s Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Prayer services also in New York City; Hendersonville, Tenn.; Lawrence Township, N.J.; Oklahoma City and other places.
_ St. Peter's Church in lower Manhattan will toll bells for seven hours.
_ Bell ringing at an Albuquerque, N.M., church where two trade center beams are on display.
_ Islamic Center of Pittsburgh holds open house.
_ Muslim society in Sterling, Va., holds interfaith peace banquet.
PATRIOTISM, PUBLIC FORUMS:
_ Group called The September Project asks people to share ideas about democracy, citizenship, and patriotism through public talks, roundtables and performances at libraries and other locations.
_ Readings of Sept. 11-related writings at the Writers Room of Bucks County, Pa.
_ Recitation of the Gettysburg Address and performance of "America the Beautiful" at Salisbury University in Maryland.
_ Purdue University in Indiana will distribute American flags to the first 30,000 fans at football game.
_ Flag displays to honor 9-11 victims or military casualties since then planned in Florissant, Mo.; Northglenn, Colo.; and Franklin, Tenn.
_ Forum on port security hosted by dockworkers union in Los Angeles, with screening of Michael Moore documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11."
_ Anti-war protests planned in Princeton, N.J.; Bangor, Maine; and Baltimore.
_ Rally in Indianapolis supporting military troops and remembering 9-11 victims.
OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS:
_ Navajo parade in Window Rock, Ariz.
_ Silver Spring Jazz Festival in Maryland features tribute to 9-11 victims.
_ Individuals and relay teams will join a nine-hour, 11-minute Patriot's Run in Overland Park, Kan.
_ Alexandria, Va., and Red Cross distribute emergency preparedness information.
_ Motorcycle rally in Dallas to raise money for the health care of rescue workers sickened from cleaning at World Trade Center site.
_ Stair climb and firefighter relay race in Arlington, Texas, benefits firefighters and their families.
_ Motorcycle color guard begins parade in suburban Phoenix.
_ Stair climb at Bank One Building in Phoenix.
_ Blood drive in Kokomo, Ind., with donors eligible to win trip to New York City.
An unidentified woman mourns as she holds a picture frame containing images and showing the name Michael J. Lyons during ceremonies marking the third anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks in New York, Saturday Sept. 11, 2004
OMG. I hope no one shows up.
The memorial will be at 7 p.m. local time. All the US flags on camp are at half-mast today.
Family members clutching roses and bearing photos of the loved ones they lost on September 11, 2001, fell silent today to mark the third anniversary of the World Trade Center attack.
Members of the British police file through the audience at the memorial service at the World Trade Center site on the third anniversary of the Sept. 11attacks Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004, in New York
People gather to form a giant candlelight symbol of peace at Meiji park in Tokyo, September 11, 2004. The action marked the three-year anniversary of the September 11 attacks in the United States, with thousands of people commemorating victims of war and conflicts
Remembrance archive and links to 911 on FR
Question to all. What is CBS showing in your town right now? Particularly the folks in NYC, what's on channel 2?
Listening to Rumsfield at the Pentagon Memorial...Thank you for the pictures.
You are welcome....me too...listening to the sounds...of this morning.
Anna Norcia, 17, center, of Point Pleasant, N.J., prays during a sunrise visit to the temporary memorial to the passengers of United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa., Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004. At right is Nicole Williams, 18, of Ocean, N.J., and at left is Lauren Ropoll, 16, of Point Pleasant, N.J.
..AMERICA...HOME OF THE FREE BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE..
Visitors to the temporary memorial for the passengers of United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pa., Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004, hold a giant flag at sunrise in memory of those who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001
"Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound,
That saved a wretch like me....
I once was lost but now am found,
Was blind, but now, I see.
T'was Grace that taught...
my heart to fear.
And Grace, my fears relieved.
How precious did that Grace appear...
the hour I first believed.
Through many dangers, toils and snares...
we have already come.
T'was Grace that brought us safe thus far...
and Grace will lead us home.
The Lord has promised good to me...
His word my hope secures.
He will my shield and portion be...
as long as life endures.
When we've been here ten thousand years...
bright shining as the sun.
We've no less days to sing God's praise...
then when we've first begun.
"Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound,
That saved a wretch like me....
I once was lost but now am found,
Was blind, but now, I see
I have to be the first one to admit...... I have forgotten. I have forgotten why I hate the likes of bill maher, barbara striesand, alec baldwin and so many others who speak out against this country. I have forgotten the raw hatred that was burning in me for the president who let this happen. Today as I watch these ceremonies I remember ......again.......the wound is open and I despise these people even more and I realize what George Bush said is true, "We cannot win this war". Do you know why? Unlike the Taliban, these enemies of America are protected by the constitution and under that constitution they have the right to attack us and their planes are the media and their television shows . To me I will always refer to bill maher as the 21st hijacker.
Hugs.....Faith....We will win, Victory is ours.