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Old 18th January 2017, 10:10 PM   #1
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Alleged "open windows" of opportunity to plant demolition charges

This is an offshoot of this thread: http://www.internationalskeptics.com...d.php?t=314806

The purpose of this thread is to discuss the following claims made by Tony Szamboti of how charges could have been placed inside the WTC

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Additionally, planting charges on core columns as would need to be done in WTC 7, via the elevator shafts, which allow access to them, is not even observable.


Another possibility for how charges could have been placed in WTC 7 is with a cover story. It is well known that in the late 1990's mayor Rudy Giuliani insisted on putting his newly created Office of Emergency Management headquarters on the 23rd floor of WTC 7 and the contractor for the 13 million dollar project had access to the entire building for backup power and life systems.

The same can be said of the Twin Towers with the ACE elevator upgrade which was occurring in the eight months prior to Sept. 11, 2001.

The last claim about elevator repairs in the TT was already addressed by me in that thread

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I don't know if this has been answered but nearly a year before 9/11 there was a problem with an elevator in the WTC

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Breaking News

Elevator Accident at World Trade Center

Aired August 11, 2000 - 9:19 a.m. ET
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT. THIS COPY MAY NOT BE IN ITS FINAL FORM AND MAY BE UPDATED.

BILL HEMMER, CNN ANCHOR: We want to shift our attention now across town on the island of Manhattan, south end of the island, the World Trade Center. A breaking news story developing there.

Apparently there is a problem with an elevator inside the World Trade Center a short time ago. The information we have, and it's not much just yet, but apparently 22 people were on an elevator that did experience difficulties earlier today. It is said that minor injuries did occur as a result of this accident there. These pictures, you're seeing a live picture now as people mill on the street below, from -- courtesy of WCBS, our affiliate there in New York City.

Again, an elevator accident just a short time ago. Twenty-two people onboard that elevator, said to be minor injuries. As we get more details we'll certainly bring them to you. Emergency crews indeed have responded to the scene as you can tell from that live picture.
http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIP.../11/bn.01.html
Elevator repairs would most definately have occured after this incident. If these were the "suspicious" repairs 8 months prior then charges could not have been placed because since these guys would have been working on fixing only one elevator in one shaft and likely would have taken a couple of days not months.
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Old 18th January 2017, 10:54 PM   #2
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I'm 98% convinced no charges were planted.
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Old 18th January 2017, 11:11 PM   #3
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There was an opportunity for Gary Busey to go into the building every night with an angle grinder and pre-damage girders such that they would be more likely to fail in the observed fires. So what? There is no evidence that he did so.
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Old 19th January 2017, 01:24 AM   #4
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Don't tell anybody but I know a way inject 22,000 gallons of jet fuel into a tall building while hammering it with a 375,000 pound paper weight at 400+mph...


...but don't tell anybody...
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Old 19th January 2017, 01:52 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by Axxman300 View Post
Don't tell anybody but I know a way inject 22,000 gallons of jet fuel into a tall building while hammering it with a 375,000 pound paper weight at 400+mph...


...but don't tell anybody...
Yeah, that'd do it. Thing is, people might notice.
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Old 19th January 2017, 03:07 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by theprestige View Post
I'm 98% convinced no charges were planted.

I am 100% certain no explosives were planted because there was no way that WTC 7 could have been properly rigged for demolition implosion covertly, which wouldn't make any sense anyway considering that demolition explosives leave behind evidence.

In addition, the sound of demolition explosions would have been clearly heard during the collapse phase of WTC 7, yet there was not a peep of demolition explosions as WTC 7 collapsed. Such explosions would have been heard long distances from ground zero.
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Yeah, that'd do it. Thing is, people might notice.
We will say it is all card board cut outs and holograms.
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Old 19th January 2017, 04:20 AM   #8
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We will say it is all card board cut outs and holograms.
Which would be an order of magnitude more difficult to achieve than just crashing a couple of planes into the towers.
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A popular fiction pushed by truthers since late 2001.
Just one of the examples of paranoia driven imagination that some truthers possess and the penchant for others to believe in same.
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Originally Posted by benthamitemetric View Post
There was an opportunity for Gary Busey to go into the building every night with an angle grinder and pre-damage girders such that they would be more likely to fail in the observed fires. So what? There is no evidence that he did so.
That's all there is to say.
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