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Re: Horrible world trade center crash, traffic effect

  • From: Charles Sprickman
  • Date: Tue Sep 11 09:42:16 2001

On Tue, 11 Sep 2001, Avi Freedman wrote:

> FYI, 2 planes crashed into the world trade center.
> Sounds like on purpose.

> Not to be ghoulish, but the traffic impact is looking to be fairly large
> on the 'net (and on the PSTN in the NYC area).

Just to add a few points:

All VHF TV stations except for CBS 2 are off the air, many radio stations
are off the air, and it's largely impossible to get a call in.  All
bridges and tunnels are closed (which I assume includes the PATH).

A horrible thing to wake up to...  could see the smoke out my bedroom


> FYI,
> Avi