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Half-blind guard caught sleeping at WTC site
New York Post ^ | March 26, 2014 | Philip Messing, Reuven Fenton and Bruce Golding

Posted on 03/26/2014 10:28:15 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement

Only days before President Obama revealed that his worst fear was a nuclear terror attack on Manhattan, a nearly blind guard was caught sleeping on the job at the Freedom Tower — where he was the building’s first line of defense.

In a shocking cellphone photo obtained exclusively by The Post, Abdul Basher, 65, is wearing shades and lying almost completely flat in a chair in the No. 1 terror target’s south lobby, where he was the only guard stationed, sources said.

(Excerpt) Read more at nypost.com ...


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KEYWORDS: blind; security; wtc
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"I was mistaken to be sleeping. I was exercising my eyes." Awesome!
1 posted on 03/26/2014 10:28:15 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement
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Abdul?


2 posted on 03/26/2014 10:32:00 PM PDT by 1_Rain_Drop
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Come on this must be the Onion right? A guy named Abdul in charge of guarding the Freedom Towers and he is sleeping? The only thing worse is his last name would have been Hussein.


3 posted on 03/26/2014 10:32:39 PM PDT by Blue Highway
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Obama’s Aunt Zeituni Onyango should apply.


4 posted on 03/26/2014 10:33:10 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement ("World Peace 1.20.09.")
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OK, I dislike the Communist in chief, but linking Obama to a sleeping guard at WTC is pushing it.


5 posted on 03/26/2014 10:38:36 PM PDT by When do we get liberated? (A socialist is a communist who realizes he must suck at the tit of Capitalism.)
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Abdul Basher...? We might be lucky he was sleeping and blind.

We have become completely stupid in our rush to show Muslims how much we love them.


6 posted on 03/26/2014 10:42:11 PM PDT by pallis
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To: When do we get liberated?

Are you familiar with his aunt?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nOwmxQmLzQ


7 posted on 03/26/2014 10:42:12 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement ("World Peace 1.20.09.")
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I started channeling Hudson ... “Game over, man! Game over!”


8 posted on 03/26/2014 10:43:18 PM PDT by dr_lew
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Sleeping with one eye open is fine as long as you are not blind in the eye you have open...


9 posted on 03/26/2014 10:44:33 PM PDT by GraceG
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"My doctor told me to inspect the inside of my eyelids at least 16 hours per day, in case I see anything wrong. Yea, that's the ticket!"
10 posted on 03/26/2014 10:45:04 PM PDT by A Formerly Proud Canadian ( I once was blind, but now I see...)
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OK, I dislike the Communist in chief, but linking Obama to a sleeping guard at WTC is pushing it.

Well...here he is ...at the White House ...half blind and missing a hand..


11 posted on 03/26/2014 10:46:06 PM PDT by spokeshave (OMG.......Schadenfreude overload is not covered under Obamacare :-()
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...Abdul Basher, 65, is wearing shades and lying almost completely flat in a chair in the No. 1 terror target’s south lobby...

Abdul Basher??!!??

WTF?

12 posted on 03/26/2014 11:12:21 PM PDT by publius911 ( At least Nixon had the good g race to resign!)
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To: When do we get liberated?
OK, I dislike the Communist in chief, but linking Obama to a sleeping guard at WTC is pushing it.

OK.
I get it.

Class of '05.
Best Class to date for sleeper trolls.
Nobody can be that stupid, otherwise.

13 posted on 03/26/2014 11:17:09 PM PDT by publius911 ( At least Nixon had the good g race to resign!)
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Abdul? This is more than ridiculous. It’s a criminal act by the Port Authority.


14 posted on 03/26/2014 11:20:15 PM PDT by tinamina (.)
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Half blind? We have disability laws in this country
mister! Hire a blind guard TODAY! Maybe even one
who’s blind and deaf. Give someone a chance.


15 posted on 03/26/2014 11:24:35 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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Stick a fork in the USA. We now choose, out of left-wing orthodoxy, members of enemy groups to guard our most treasured sites.
16 posted on 03/26/2014 11:28:35 PM PDT by Dagnabitt (Amnesty is Treason. Its agents are Traitors.)
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first of all, why is a 65yo standing guard, not that I’m age conscious, but let’s get real - who’s this guy gunna tackle? a toddler? Second of all, what the hell is wrong with this guy’s supervisor who assigns a guy about to go on disability, and, who has no effective vision, to this job in the first place? oh wait.


17 posted on 03/26/2014 11:36:50 PM PDT by blueplum
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Sounds like a ringer for Charlie Rangel.


18 posted on 03/27/2014 12:03:16 AM PDT by funfan
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Union, half blind and possibly Muslim. Perfect for security. Maybe send him to the border?


19 posted on 03/27/2014 2:06:35 AM PDT by BinaryBoy (Starve the RINOs: Not one dollar, not one vote.)
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We don’t have enough blind bus drivers either.


20 posted on 03/27/2014 3:31:57 AM PDT by Red in Blue PA (When Injustice becomes Law, Resistance Becomes Duty.-Thomas Jefferson)
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