iVillagers Respond to Stunning News: Osama bin Laden Is Dead

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iVillagers Respond to Stunning News: Osama bin Laden Is Dead
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Mon, 05-02-2011 - 9:39am

iVillagers Respond to Stunning News: Osama bin Laden Is Dead

We all remember exactly where we were on what started out as a majestic day – blue skies, summer sunshine still beating on our faces during what we thought would be a typical Tuesday. But then at 8:46AM ET, life as we knew it came crashing to a halt.

At the time, I was a White House Correspondent for CNN and happened to be in the downtown area of New York City. I heard the sound of the first jet as it flew overhead and then crashed into the North Tower. I can still remember the streams of people running from downtown, a man crying as he talked about seeing people actually jump from the burning towers and the firefighters who asked that I call their loved ones to tell them they were okay when they knew so many others might not make it out alive. ....read more

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another memorable day, God bless our troops!