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#Benghazi: One year later, and they don’t give a damn

Posted by: Phineas on September 12, 2013 at 3:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Yesterday was not only the anniversary of the September 11th, 2001, attacks on the United States, but it was also the first anniversary of the massacre in Benghazi, where our ambassador and three other Americans were slaughtered by al Qaeda-aligned Muslims waging jihad. At NRO’s Campaign Spot, Jim Geraghty notes that the crowd […]

 

9-11: George W. Bush and his bullhorn

Posted by: Phineas on September 11, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Lots of people have written today about that terrible morning: where they were, what they remember, maybe honoring the victims or the many valiant heroes of the battle and its aftermath. I wondered what I would write. I decided that, rather than focus on the day itself, something others have done much […]

 

#NeverForget 9-11: Remembering 9-11, and WTC victim Peter Edward Mardikian

Posted by: ST on September 11, 2013 at 9:48 am » Comments Off

**Reposting.  God bless, and never forget.  -ST** ———————————————————- Longtime readers of this blog will recognize this post, as I have published it here every 9-11 since 2006 in honor of Mr. Mardikian, and all victims of the 9-11 terror attacks, as part of DC Roe’s 9-11 remembrance project. I thought this year about doing another post for another […]

 

Iconic firefighter photo almost excluded from 9/11 memorial exhibit

Posted by: Phineas on July 28, 2013 at 1:07 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because, you see, it’s too “rah-rah American”: According to Elizabeth Greenspan, author of the up coming book Battle for Ground Zero (St. Martin’s Press), Michael Shulan, creative director of the 9/11 Memorial Museum, thought about cutting the famed photo from Ground Zero of three firefighters raising the American flag amidst the rubble of […]

 

Feel Good story of the day: One World Trade Center makes it to 1776 feet (VIDEO)

Posted by: ST on May 10, 2013 at 7:48 pm » 3 Comments

Fantastic! To cheers from spectators and workers alike, construction crews set a silver spire atop New York City’s One World Trade Center on Friday to bring the structure to its full 1,776 height and cap an emotional 12-year effort to restore a key part of the city skyline shattered by the 9/11 terror attacks. The […]

 

9-11 Truthers Ed Asner, Martin Sheen urge Oscar voters to shun “Zero Dark Thirty”

Posted by: ST on January 15, 2013 at 3:21 pm » 10 Comments

The NYT’s Carpetbagger blog reports on a growing movement of stuffy, clueless liberal Hollywood elitists who are taking the rare – and controversial – step of urging Oscar voters to not vote for the movie Zero Dark Thirty – which roughly documented how the US eventually found and killed the 9-11 instigator and mastermind Osama […]

 

Pearl Harbors then and now

Posted by: Phineas on December 7, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas In the last surprise attack on American soil before 9/11, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor: (Credit: Aviation History) My grandfather was a Petty Officer aboard the USS Nevada during the battle. Below are a couple of pictures of his ship under attack, the only battleship to get underway that day: …and… (Both […]

 

The @TodayShow finds Kris Jenner’s breast implants more important than 9-11

Posted by: ST on September 11, 2012 at 5:05 pm » 6 Comments

It’s not just downright insensitive, but stupid as well: At 8:46 AM, in New York City and at the White House in Washington DC, there was a moment of silence to remember when the first plane hit the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. In New York, the NYPD, FDNY, Port Authority Police and […]

 

9/11: George W. Bush, Barack Obama, and the duties of a president

Posted by: Phineas on September 11, 2012 at 1:40 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Today is the eleventh anniversary of al Qaeda’s attacks on New York City, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania, in which Muslims waging jihad fi sabil Allah –war for the sake of Allah– killed nearly 3,000 Americans and foreign guests. On that day, the federal government failed in its primary duty: protecting the United […]

 

#NeverForget 9-11: Remembering 9-11, and victim Peter Edward Mardikian

Posted by: ST on September 11, 2012 at 8:43 am » 2 Comments

**Reposting.  God bless, and never forget.  -ST** ———————————————————- Longtime readers of this blog will recognize this post, as I have published it here every 9-11 since 2006 in honor of Mr. Mardikian, and all victims of the 9-11 terror attacks, as part of DC Roe’s 9-11 remembrance project. I thought this year about doing another post for another […]