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Florida School Shooting

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The topic no one can stop talking about (and rightfully so,) is the Florida School Shooting that killed 17 on Valentines Day.  Before it had even been 12 hours, both Republicans and Democrats were speculating the cause.  636 more words

20 Different 911 Operators Describe The Most Blood Chilling Phone Call They Have Ever Heard

1. He shot himself along with his six kids

“My sister is a 911 dispatcher. She went on leave after this.

A man called in saying he had shot his daughter and her six kids.

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The September 11 Attacks

On September 11, 2001, 19 militants hijacked four airplanes and carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States. Two of the planes were flown into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania. 330 more words

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The 'Hail Mary' That Came Off

It is rare for debates of a political or intellectual nature to have sharp delineations. One such instance was 9/11: the moment the first plane hit the North Tower, the notion that Islam had a place within any civilized society disintegrated. 283 more words


Three Questions for Anne Weisgerber

Nancy and I are excited that Anne Weisgerber will be joining us at our upcoming flash fiction retreat in Breckenridge in August and for Create in Costa Rica in 2019… 657 more words

Tall Tails

I am a big fan of RX Frasier’s blog: Click This, TAPG! Last month he posted a photo of a pair of Aussie aircraft tail sections—complete with stylized Kangaroos—on what turned out to be Australia Day. 757 more words

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Will We Never Forget?

As the sixteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11th passed Monday, I was struck by a number of observations. First, so many Americans remember the day like it just happened yesterday – myself included. 591 more words