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I Remember 9-11

Where were you on 9/11? 293 People

    Can you count, suckas?

    I say the past two wars have been nothing but bullshit, if you can count. 40,000 american casualties including those who died on the september attacks, versus 330,000 innocent casualties that america has created in two countries that claim no responsibility for the attacks on...
    AnonR AnonR 70+, T Sep 11

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    It Makes Me Sad Really

    9-11 was just another attack on the U.S. and I may have been young but I remember everything that happened, someone ran in the room and screamed "WE'RE GETTING ATTACKED!!!" And we were of course. I then turned on the TV and then I saw the most horrific sight I've ever seen on TV...
    AdarSparty17 AdarSparty17 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 11, 2012

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    Going To Class

    I was a college student at the time, and was driving to class. When I first heard it break on the radio my first thought was that the DJ's sense of humor was in really bad taste. I changed the radio station, and found that all the radio stations we're reporting it. Now at this...
    VYP1980 VYP1980 31-35, M Jul 8, 2010

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    Me Too

    My dad was a fireman with Glasgow Fire Service and its successor, Strathclyde Fire Brigade in Glasgow, Scotland. He was still serving when it happened and was on Day Shift. I went over to his station and stood with the Watch in the TV room, watching in amazement.
    yfronts36 yfronts36 41-45, M Feb 29, 2012

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    Eight Years....

    I am praying for the peoples families that lost loved ones on this disastrous day ,...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5 41-45, M 10 Responses Sep 11, 2009

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    I remember I was playing in my room

    and the news was still running about 20 minutes after dad left for work. Mom was in the kitchen I think and she suddenly got quiet. After a moment when she didn't start doing anything I toddled out to investigate and found her in the living room staring at the tv in shock. I...
    jxlecler jxlecler 13-15, M Sep 11

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    Way to End the Day.

    I came home from school to see my mother watching the images of 9/11 on the news. She said she thought she was watching a horror film at first, then she realised it was actually happening. As a 10 year old it didn't mean much to me because I didn't really understand what was...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 11, 2009

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    What Happened To Us After 9/11

    Hello EP. How many of you remember what happened on September the 11th, 2001 ? Well I cannot forget what I was thinking when that tragedy went down on that fateful day. But the world has changed so much since then in ways that I cannot even explain. I will say that it felt...
    zonus zonus 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 11, 2013

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    I remember the 9/11 attacks

    when I was 7 years old.
    ashleypower28 ashleypower28 18-21, M Sep 12

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    realist123 realist123 13-15 1 Response Sep 9, 2011

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    A New Video Tribute

    I uploaded a new tribute video song on here by the Fray.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F Sep 14, 2009

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    I Was Five.

    I remember 9/11 briefly because I was so young.My teacher was watching the tv and there were looks of concern on her face.I didnt understand.When I went home my mother was watching the news and when my dad came home,they both watched it together and looked so upset.The explained...
    ImaSecret16 ImaSecret16 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2012

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    Studies And Work

     It was a normal day for a Northern European student like me. I was studying translation by that time and we had an evening session at my university. I remember us sitting there as someone got an SMS and mentioned something about a plane quite astonished. I didn't pay much...
    Dieanotherday78 Dieanotherday78 31-35, F Dec 9, 2009

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    My Way Of Honouring The People We Lost In 9/11

    We all know that it is almost 12 years since the horrific day of 9/11 was upon the USA and the rest of the world. Lives were lost that should not have been, fire fighters and police officers that lost their lives to help the people traped in the towers, hurt on the streets. We...
    Rememberingisthekey Rememberingisthekey 16-17 1 Response Sep 3, 2012

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    Switching Tributes -

    I switched the last tribute video to this one because this one is more upbeat and hopeful. I hope you enjoy this one better.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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    Change

    We were watching the screen as soon as the first plane hit the Twins. I said to a colleague that this was not an accident but the works of al-Qaeda. A couple of minutes later the second plane crashed into the other tower. Then the Pentagon was attacked and another plane crashed...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M Jul 3, 2010

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    I Grew Up In Ny

    and although I moved somewhere else, it's still in my heart and I enjoy were I live now. I hope you check out the video tribute here by Breaking Benjamin, "City so cold."
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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    Close Call

    9-11,Close call,Could have been stuck,Overseas,Amongst the action,Hate to think,How close,It all was.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 4, 2012

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    Carrie7 Carrie7 51-55, F Aug 13

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    I Remember Very Well

    It was a bright and sunny fall morning. Warm for september in Vermont. I was working at a chevy dealership in north western VT. I hadn't heard anything about the attacts yet. I remember I was walking across the parking lot. I heard the sound of aproching fighter jets (I was in...
    xj287 xj287 41-45, M Sep 14, 2012

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    343

    343 firefighters gave their lives to fight the fire and try trying to escape tradegry. GOD BLESS THE U.S.A
    hellhound44 hellhound44 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 11, 2012

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    Remembering 9-11-2001

    I was at home. I received a phone call which woke me up out of my sleep. It was my brother in-law. He asked me what I thought was a strange question. He asked if our nephew still worked in the World Trade Center. I told him I didn't know where he worked. Then he went on to tell...
    chereblue1 chereblue1 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2012

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    It Was So Tragic

                                              Yes, I remember it all too well...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F 16 Responses Sep 11, 2009

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    Mommy? Daddy? Andrew? Are You Coming Home Soon?

    I was nearly three years old at the time but I remover it perfectly, my older brother Alfred who was thirteen at the time was babysitting me because our mom and dad had gone to work, mom and dad worked on the same floor of the second tower. My oldest brother Andrew had gone to...
    CorallineKirkland CorallineKirkland 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2012

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    And I Always Will...

    I remember 9/11 as thought it was yesterday, I will never forget that day, and never forget all the things that have happened on that day. I was in School, when the 1st plane had hit, and No one believed it, by dinner time that night I knew that it was true. It was a day I will...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 12, 2009

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    I Jumped From My Chair ...gasping!

    I was not alive when Pearl Harbor was bombed, but my parents said it was a day you remembered where you were. I was alive when President Kennedy was shot and I still remember the school Principal coming into our room to announce the President was dead. Then there is 9/11, the day...
    jwmom7172 jwmom7172 56-60, F Sep 6, 2010

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    A New Video Tribute

    I posted a new video tribute for the group's profile here.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F Sep 10, 2009

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    Can't Stop Researching

    On the anniversary of this tragedy, I can't stop myself researching everything about it. I've been brought to tears watching footage of the planes, the towers, people...watching documentaries and just anything to do with itI read about the conspiracies and think they are...
    CarmellaDWinter CarmellaDWinter 18-21, F Sep 11, 2012

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    9/11 Remembrance Poem<3<3<3

    When I first heard, I knew it wasn't Superman nor a bird. 9/11 still brings tears to my eyes, I can't believe how many people have died Osama; Twin Towers, Pentagon, and White House too?!, I'm thinking why couldn't this happen to you! We can't forget Flight 93, That missed the...
    paranormaSPY paranormaSPY 13-15, F Sep 12, 2013

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    9/11

    i remember 9-11 like it was yesterday. it was about 9:30 on a tuesday morning, i was working at a little tire shop here in north carolina. my boss called us all in to witness what is on tv. he was very upset. he told us that this is another day that will live in infamy. he was so...
    djredneck7269 djredneck7269 51-55, M Jan 17, 2012

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    What I Was Doing That Day.

    Mom woke me up, saying something about the trade center being attacked. What went through my mind was that the place had been attacked by terrorists unsuccessfully twice before, so I was unconcerned and went back to sleep. I was wrong about that. I remember walking...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 2, 2009

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    My Doctor Told Me......

    I was a freshman in high school. I had a regular check up appointment with my family doctor at 9:00 am. I remember the nurse called me back and I was waiting in the exam room. I was pissed off, because the doctor was taking too long to come back. 30 - 40 minutes went by before he...
    Blackbarbie1987 Blackbarbie1987 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 12, 2011

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    Why?

    Why did you have to ruin our perfect little ways? Why did you ruin the lives of people that day?. I don't think the world will ever forever what you have done to us. You have made people die, and hurt ever since.. I will ask you this question, what would you do of if we bombed...
    hellhound44 hellhound44 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 11, 2012

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    The Day Of.....

    My wife and I were up and around, but not watching Tv that morning, highly unusall for me.  Our nieghbors came and asked us if we were watching what was going on and if it was true.  I turned on the tv and just sat there.  It was right before the first tower fell...
    allofus allofus 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 9, 2009

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    I was in boot camp. I had only been there for a couple days. When they first told us most of us just thought it was a test.. That they were just messing with us. So one of they...
    aquagrl aquagrl 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was in 3rd grade, we had just came in from recess. And my teacher rolled the tv cart to the front of the room, and turned it to the news channel. I remember going home that day...
    meathead0408 meathead0408 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 30

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    It's a memory I will never forget. I was sitting in a small red chair, a tiara was placed on my head. Suddenly a teacher barged into the room. The teacher grabbed my teachers arm...
    CurvyBones17 CurvyBones17 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    I was on the way to school. West Valley College in Saratoga, CA. There was a memorial there for Nicole Miller who was on one of the planes. She was good friends with my girlfriend...
    fiendforlife fiendforlife 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    i was in 6th grade science class
    chuckzares chuckzares 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 2

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    are we done with the worthless cow ex?
    guidelinewrapxx guidelinewrapxx 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 16

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    It's my birthday... "OMG have you ever thought about changing that?" - Been asked that three times.
    Geequeue Geequeue 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 1

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    How could you ever forget? I was at work and a colleague said that the BBC website is jammed . something terrible has happened in New York. I got to a TV and saw for the first...
    wolverine49 wolverine49 61-65, M Oct 8

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    Im so sorry for all American friends.. Thats a horrible crime !! God damn upon whom did that.. You have to be careful from the Jew-controlling of ur country .. They r the...
    OnlyGodCanJudgeMe96 OnlyGodCanJudgeMe96 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 11

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    You should never forget it!
    longismusdorsi longismusdorsi 51-55, T 3 Responses Oct 15

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    i started puberty at age 7 and got my period at 9. In grade 5, i got pregnant, yea, i know. guys said that i was attractive so i got a boyfriend fast. we started dating and had our...
    Alice85094 Alice85094 18-21, F a week ago

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    This is just based on my Opinion but to me, I'm basing what I am saying on the Obvious. I was born in the 90's so I grew up with the Internet being born but I was not surrounded...
    MisssValentine MisssValentine 18-21, F 8 Responses Oct 14

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    Long blonde hair. Tall. Pretty. Great smile! I was 11.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 14

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    A dare that sort of backfired! It was in early April, 1971. I was 16, and was in grade 11 (third year of high school). There were a bunch of girls in my class that got angry...
    kink54 kink54 56-60, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    9/11 The purpose of 9/11 was to justify snooping on good citizens. But that doesn’t mean snooping did not exist before that. In world war 1 Germany used to snoop on every...
    aproudwoman aproudwoman 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 9

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    controversial humor- jokes about suicide, mental illnesses, 9/11, etc; I think they're okay. and in a way, they make me glad sometimes. now let's back it up a bit.... I did...
    niiggaaboo niiggaaboo 16-17, F Oct 12

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    I've just read a book and I'm convinced that the end will be happening in this millennium. The book says that there will be 7 years of tribulation. Before, Jesus will come "like a...
    picses2222 picses2222 13-15, F 4 Responses Oct 10