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  • Melania’s Outfit for 9/11 Anniversary Caught Everyone’s Attention

    09/15/2018 8:24:20 PM PDT · by simpson96 · 41 replies
    Lifezette ^ | 9/11/2018 | Staff
    First lady Melania Trump chose a stylish and patriotic outfit to attend ceremonies marking the 17th anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks. The first lady and President Donald Trump on Tuesday boarded Air Force One to travel to Shanksville, Pennsylvania, for a memorial ceremony in honor of the 40 passengers and crew members who were aboard a fateful flight that day 17 years ago.(snip) Melania Trump wore a fitted and belted navy blue trench coat with white trim that ended just below the knees for the somber event. She also donned matching stiletto heels, and wore her hair down...
  • Today in military history: 'the people that knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon'

    09/14/2018 7:24:13 AM PDT · by fugazi · 12 replies
    Unto the Breach ^ | Sept. 14, 2018 | Chris Carter
    Today's post is in honor of U.S. Army Sgt. Trevor A. Blumberg, who gave his life for our country on this date in 2003. The 22-year-old Canton, Mich. native was killed by an improvised explosive device while riding in a vehicle through Fallujah, Iraq. [...] 1862: Maj. Gen. George McClellan’s Army of the Potomac gets the better of Gen. Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia, which was divided amongst three passes through Maryland’s Blue Ridge Mountains. The 23rd Ohio Regiment, commanded by Lt. Col. (and future president) Rutherford B. Hayes is the first to make contact with Lee’s army....
  • Bald eagle swoops in to join firefighters' 9/11 tribute in Minnesota

    09/14/2018 5:24:45 AM PDT · by Midwesterner53 · 9 replies
    www.startribune.com ^ | 9/11/18 | Paul Walsh
    A random act of nature unfolded Tuesday when the most regal of American symbols, a bald eagle, perched atop a fire truck during a Twin Cities Sept. 11 ceremony. The unscripted landing added to the moment on the Main Street overpass above Hwy. 10 in Coon Rapids, where firefighters from various departments were paying their annual tribute to those who died 17 years ago in the coordinated terror attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, and to the emergency responders who rushed into harm’s way. “Look what landed on top of the aerial on 9/11,” on-the-scene Andover Fire Chief Jerry Streich said...
  • West Virginia High School Student Arrested in Connection to Bomb Threat on 9/11

    09/12/2018 1:25:32 PM PDT · by Morgana · 6 replies
    WOWK TV NEWS 13 ^ | September 12, 2018 | WOWK
    PRINCETON, WV (WVNS) - An 18-year-old Princeton High School student is facing charges for making a bomb threat at the school, according to police. Princeton Police said they arrested Jasmine Nicole Keith who is charged with threatening to commit a terroristic act with or without intent to commit the act. Police said they were notified about the threat around noon on September 11, 2018.
  • How Facebook Marked the 17th Anniversary of 9/11

    09/12/2018 11:10:51 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 11 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 09/12/18 | Judi McLeod
    FrontPageMag banned from Facebook for 30 days This is how jihad enabling Facebook censors marked the 17th Anniversary of 9/11 yesterday: They banned FrontPage editor Jamie Glazov for a full month, all for posting an article about how to prevent another 9/11 from ever happening again. “It’s against Facebook’s “community standards” to try to stop Jihadist attacks on Americans.” (This is how jihad enabling Facebook censors marked the 17th Anniversary of 9/11 yesterday: They banned FrontPage editor Jamie Glazov for a full month, all for posting an article about how to prevent another 9/11 from ever happening again. “It’s against...
  • Jamie Glazov Suspended from Facebook over ‘9 Steps to Best Counter Jihad’ Article

    09/12/2018 7:51:18 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 46 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11 Sep 2018 | Lucas Nolan
    Canadian columnist and host of the Glazov Gang, Jamie Glazov, was suspended from Facebook on September 11 — a day dedicated to remembering the 9/11 terrorist attacks — after he posted an article he wrote about how to counter Jihad. Jamie Glazov a Canadian columnist and host of the Glazov Gang, was suspended from Facebook for 30 days on September 11, after posting an article titled “9 Steps to Best Counter Jihad.” Glazov posted a screenshot of the article link in which Facebook claims it broke the platform’s community standards. Glazov commented to Breitbart News, saying: ““First I was banned...
  • The Post-9/11 Cycle of Cynicism

    09/12/2018 3:49:02 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 13 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 12, 2018 | Michelle Malkin
    Remember. Forget. Repeat. For 17 years, America has engaged in a collective ritual every Sept. 11: Hang flags, light candles, bow heads and make vows to "Never forget." Then, every Sept. 12, it's back to business as usual: See something, do nothing. Did you remember that five of the 9/11 hijackers -- Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi, Hani Hanjour, Nawaf al-Hazmi and Satam al-Suqami -- carried out their killer plot after overstaying their visas, evading detection and avoiding deportation? Did you remember that other radical Muslim members of the Terrorist Visa Overstayers Club? They include 1997 New York subway bomber Lafi...
  • 9/11/01 Have You Forgotten The Day That Changed The World?

    09/11/2018 7:41:39 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 27 replies
    Lidblog ^ | 11 Sep 2018 | Jeff Dunitz
    Just about everyone remembers where they were when they found out about the attacks on 9/11/01. But too many Americans including too many of the leaders of the Democratic Party have forgotten the collective national pain, the reasons we were attacked, and desire a return to the appeasement that made the terrorists strong. We now have a President who believes that terrorism must be defeated, a welcome change from the previous eight years as under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and John Kerry, the U.S. government returned to the pre-9/11 mindset of treating terrorist acts as crimes, and the terrorists as...
  • Obama-Hillary Fired Benghazi Heroes When they Got to Germany – Made Them Find Their Own Way Back

    09/11/2018 9:24:16 PM PDT · by george76 · 72 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | September 11, 2018 | Jim Hoft
    Obama-Hillary Fired Benghazi Heroes When they Got to Germany – Made Them Find Their Own Way Back to US (VIDEO) ( full title ). ... Barack Obama knew about the Benghazi Consulate terror attacks 90 minutes after they began on 9-11. The attack in Benghazi took place in two waves at the consulate and lasted several hours. ... the resident knew about the attacks three hours after they began. Obama went to bed. US military contractors battled Islamist extremists for 13 hours while Obama slept. Today is the sixth anniversary of the Islamist attacks on the US consulate in Benghazi....
  • 9/11 memories...

    09/11/2018 11:41:11 AM PDT · by se_ohio_buckwye · 44 replies
    I first put this on Facebook. I figured I would add it here and ask you all what your memories of that day was. Not a 9/11 will ever go by without me shedding a tear over what happened. I was 15 in my history class at NLHS. Although I was in Ohio. I know nobody who was killed or hurt that day. It changed me forever. It got me interested in news and current events. I studied national security issues. I studied the kind of religion they practice in the middle east. It made me politically active. I had...
  • Flashback: The 5th plane to be seized on 9/11, and the terrorists who got away

    09/11/2018 5:02:54 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 70 replies
    Have you heard about the airliner which was ordered back to the gate on 9/11 when the terrorist attacks began, only to have four young Arab passengers jump off the plane, after which box cutters and Al Qaeda documents were found in their abandoned bags? I’ve heard that story before, but since it was never reported by the U.S. government, and not mentioned by the 9/11 Commission in their official report, I thought it might be another of those urban myths. Until now. Yesterday’s Wilmington (Delaware) News-Journal featured a front-page article on the Delaware Air National Guard’s first female general,...
  • Don't forget, Benghazi occurred on 9/11 as well.

    09/11/2018 12:02:37 PM PDT · by rey · 38 replies
    11 Sept, 2018
    Four died while the president and secretary of state did nothing.
  • Timeline for the day of the September 11 attacks

    09/11/2018 4:56:18 PM PDT · by upchuck · 13 replies
    Wikipedia | Sep 11, 2018 (we will never forget!) | upchuck
    As my tribute to the heros of 9/11, here's a link to Wikipedia's 9/11 timeline.
  • Memories of Leftist Glee About 9/11

    09/11/2018 11:19:46 AM PDT · by detective · 23 replies
    Front Page ^ | September 11, 2018 | Jamie Glazov
    How progressives saw poetic justice in planes plunging into U.S. buildings packed with innocents. I will never forget how, seventeen years ago on this day, many of the leftists around me in my neighborhood and community had very little trouble expressing their glee about Al Qaeda' strike on the Twin Towers and the Pentagon. I had known some of these leftists for years, and after the fall of the Soviet empire in 1989–91 many of them bitterly lamented to me that the “alternative to capitalism” was now gone. A significant number of them retreated into a silent and sullen shell....
  • Sept. 11 in military history

    09/11/2018 9:44:05 AM PDT · by fugazi · 9 replies
    Unto the Breach ^ | Sept. 11, 2018 | Chris Carter
    Today’s post is in honor of the nearly 3,000 Americans that were killed by terrorists on this date in 2001 and the four Americans that also lost their lives 11 years later in Benghazi, Libya. John D. Yamnicky Sr. graduated the U.S. Naval Academy in 1952, then flew attack planes during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. The 71-year-old native of Waldorf, Md. had retired as a captain in 1979, and was on a business trip for a defense contractor when American Airlines Flight 77 slammed into the Pentagon, killing all 64 aboard. Lt. Cmdr. Otis V. Tolbert Jr. was the...
  • Donald Trump Honors 9/11 Flight 93 Heroes: ‘The Moment When America Fought Back’

    09/11/2018 10:17:04 AM PDT · by KC_Lion · 46 replies
    Breitbart ^ | September 11th, 2018 | Charlie Spiering
    President Donald Trump spoke at the 9/11 memorial service in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday, recalling the attacks of September 11, 2001. Trump praised the valor of the 40 passengers and crew members of Flight 93 for resisting the terrorists in control of the hijacked plane, which led to the crash in a Pennsylvania field. “At this memorial on this sacred earth in the field beyond this wall and in the skies above our heads, we remember the moment when America fought back,” Trump said, praising the Americans aboard the flight–“changed the course of history” by resisting the terrorists. Trump recognized...
  • Twitter Users Celebrate ‘Deserved’ 9/11 Terror Attacks

    09/11/2018 8:59:32 AM PDT · by rktman · 17 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 9/11/2018 | Charlie Nash
    Not everyone on Twitter decided to mourn the lives lost on September 11, 2001, this year. Some took to the social media platform — which has supposedly dedicated itself to “conversational health” — to blame America for the terrorist attacks that day. Some Twitter users made posts claiming the United States of America “deserved” the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
  • I See 9:11

    09/11/2018 7:14:16 AM PDT · by rebuildus · 28 replies
    PRRooney.com ^ | 9-11-18 | Patrick Rooney
    For many years now, when I’ve looked at my digital clock, I’ve seen one time more than any other–9:11. Now there are a lot of possibilities on the clock. There are twelve hours, and there are sixty minutes. I’m no math guy, but isn’t that 1 in 720? The odds of seeing 9:11 more often than any other time are pretty high, I’d say...
  • Eric Holder blasts Trump for Twitter attack on 9/11

    09/11/2018 8:05:29 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 36 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/11/18 | Michael Burke
    Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday blasted President Trump for attacking him in a tweet on Sept. 11. Trump quoted Fox Business host Lou Dobbs in a tweet earlier Tuesday, writing, “‘ERIC Holder could be running the Justice Department right now and it would be behaving no differently than it is.’ @LouDobbs.” Holder responded in a tweet that Sept. 11 “is not a day for the usual unhinged Trump politics.” “This is a day to remember the innocent Americans we lost and the brave first responders who gave their lives,” Holder added. “They’re the best of America and we...
  • 9/11 News Videos - Lest we forget

    09/11/2018 6:37:58 AM PDT · by mairdie · 10 replies
    The 9/11 news videos that I have up. Always appreciate up arrows. Videos include: As It Happened - Day of Terror - Before Collapse As It Happened - Day of Terror - Part 2 - Collapse and After Survivor Story and Dr Mark Heath Video During Collapse Fox in Focus - Summary - 16 Sep 2001 Father Michael Judge - MSNBC Week's Timeline - WCBS NY - 16 Sep 2001 Father Michael Judge - Tim Russert Bob Beckwith President Bush to Congress - MSNBC Rescue Dogs God Bless the USA - Lee Greenwood - 20 Sep 2001