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Old Yesterday, 06:31 PM
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Was downtown today literally at "ground zero" (Greenwich and Warren), and you'd be hard pressed to find anyone taking or even thinking about 9/11/01 it seemed. Everyone was just going about their business. No one at meeting brought it up, nor at lunch or whatever later in the day.
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Old Yesterday, 08:24 PM
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Originally Posted by cat1116 View Post
Maybe they thought it would be downright embarrassing if someone visiting from out of town asked a question (ala interviewer on the street tryng to prove some point) and the kid said, "huh?" I know that a lot of families that experienced the devastation will pass along the stories to their kids and so forth, but to what extent thereafter, who knows.

The license plates that read, "we will never forget" . I can just imagine some years down the road, there will be some interviewer trying to prove that x-amount of people have forgotten.

I love it when they troll Americans that were born in this country with stuff from American history. Similar when they trolled people with Obama Care Vs Affordable Healthcare Act.


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Old Today, 07:50 AM
Location: New York City
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Used to be just American history was enough. Then they added WWII/Holocaust, slavery/African American "experience", LGBT, and perhaps others depending upon local government. If the de Vos woman gets her way religion will be next thing shoved down school kids throats.
DeBlasio had this put up in all NYC elementary schools:

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