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Live video: remembering 9/11

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A noun, a verb and 9/11: Lawrence O’Donnell rewrites Rudy Giuliani

Required viewing ahead of the 9/11 anniversary, as Rudy Giuliani ramps up his 9/11 industry … again… Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy And …

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(Video) ICYMI: The ‘Last Word’ Condi Rice interview

I’m not sure what’s more amazing about this interview; former Bush National Security Advisor and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice’s crumbling decorum and seeming imperviousness to any fact that exists after March of 2003, or the fact that clips of … Continue reading

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President Obama visits Ground Zero, meets with firefighters, police, 9/11 families

President Obama visits Ground Zero, and lays a wreath at the site where the Twin Towers were struck on September 11, 2001.

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**UPDATE: Democratic memo: why Barack Obama can’t close Gitmo or try KSM in New York

Democrats, particularly liberal activists, will not want to hear this. But President Obama cannot close the Bush-created prison at Guantanamo Bay, or try the remaining detainees still stuck in that island gulag, on his own. Like Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and … Continue reading

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America Held Hostage: 9/11 first responders bill can pass, but only if corps can offshore jobs

The GOP hostage crisis continues, only this time, the ones holding the guns are the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, who have ordered their lackeys in the U.S. Senate to effectively kill first responders who were sickened rescuing people from the … Continue reading

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Has John McCain lost it?

He tapped a clearly unqualified Sarah Palin to be his vice presidential running-mate, and now can’t seem to walk back from that disastrous decision … he veered so far to the right during his re-election campaign, few recognize him anymore … Continue reading

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Police, firefighters slam GOP for 9/11 anniversary ‘rally & barbecue’ **UPDATE 2**

Today is a day when all Americans pause to honor the fallen of September 11, 2001. Nearly 3,000 people died on that day, from all walks of life and from more than 100 countries, but the vast majority were Americans. … Continue reading

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Get out of New York, Terry Jones! (UPDATE: and get yourself a good lawyer)

As a native born New Yorker, and as an American, I want this cowardly, right wing terrorist SOB out of New York City. His presence is a disgrace to this country, and a slap in the face of everyone who … Continue reading

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9 years on, remembering 9/11, searching for unity

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy (Above: Video of the president’s address today at the Pentagon) Military.com: President Obama calls for unity. UPDATE: Dueling demonstrations after the memorial at Ground Zero … but poll … Continue reading

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