Skip to comments.Teen sneaks past guard to reach WTC spire
Posted on 03/20/2014 9:18:31 AM PDT by Biggirl
A New Jersey teen captivated by 1 World Trade Center sneaked out of his home in the dead of night, got past the wall of security and a sleeping guard making it all the way up to the spire, The Post has learned.
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Rather than prosecuting the kid, they ought to hire him for quality control of security.
Sounds to me like the kid has a spirit of adventure. Nobody was hurt. kudo’s to an individualist who dares...
Most of the time a slap of reality on the face is a good thing.
It boggles the mind to realize how complacency intrudes in places most of us cannot imagine. Even the "experts" often fail to foresee the ways the "tightest" security fail, whether it's checking passports against the known terrorist and stolen list, at an obscure "International" airport, or at one of the highest profile skyscrapers in the (arguably) most technically advanced country in the world.
The obvious question, after an embarrassed "Huh?" is how will they "fix" those lapses?
Did he take a selfie and break the spire?
It has been done ,now.
Excellent, no one else needs to risk death up there now.
It was ,after all, only a matter of time.
Wait now for some BASE jumpers to try to be first to parachute from it......
The fired guard will now be on unemployment, welfare and a dozen other freebie gov programs.
You can get unemployment now after being terminated for cause?