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It’s hard to believe it’s been 8 years since the terrorist attacks on the WTC and the Pentagon. Do you remember what you were doing when it happened?

I was driving north on 294 on my way to work at NAII (now PCI) and listening to erstwhile Chicago radio shock-jock Mancow Muller gibbering about a plane hitting first one tower, then the second. By the time I walked into the office, the news about the Pentagon attack was being broadcast. My first thought was that a massive planned air attack was moving west, and that a downtown Chicago target would be next on the list.

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