Transportation Secretary Norm Mineta immediately closed the national airspace likely averting a 5th attack. It disregards the the police, firefighters and individuals who confronted this calamity first hand. It ignores the address to the nation made that night by President Bush.
But … reporters sitting behind desks were the real heroes of 9/11. Good God.
Stelter has said he “just passing this along”. Right.
Network TV anchors were "the closest thing that America had to national leaders on 9/11. They were the moral authority for the country on that first day," especially with political leaders in bunkers or otherwise out of sight… https://t.co/j12NRPr2BM
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) September 11, 2021