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Old 23rd January 2011, 05:10 AM   #1
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Question about Who They Were: Inside the World Trade Center DNA Story:

A conspiracy kook wrote:

Quote:
Dr. Robert Shaler, former director of
the Forensic Biology Department at
the New York City Office of the Chief
Medical Examiner, wrote the book
Who They Were: Inside the World
Trade Center DNA Story: The
Unprecedented Effort to Identify the
Missing. He writes mostly of his
staff’s efforts to identify those who
had worked in the World Trade
Center buildings.

He says that he met with families of
passengers, although this was late
in the investigation. And although
he mentions a few matches made
with passengers and shows a chart
of the number of passenger
matches, he does not specify
anyone.


The information above gives
sufficient basis in fact to reject the
official story and start anew….
That is false because Shaler mentioned IDing Daniel Lewin (pg 310) but I believe it is irrational for a more basic reason. I’ve only read the parts of the book available on Google and nowhere in them did he “specify anyone” from the WTC or flight 587, did he do so on pages I couldn’t access?

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Old 23rd January 2011, 11:12 AM   #2
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Because 1 book wasn't detailed enough for him we need a new investigation? Do these people end every statement with "WE NEED A NEW INVESTIGATION!!!"? I am beginning ho think that 911 truth is nothing more than a form of tourrettes.
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Old 23rd January 2011, 01:25 PM   #3
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Old 23rd January 2011, 09:16 PM   #4
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Yes I know Shaler IDed most of the passengers and crew from flights 11 & 175. What I want to know is if he mentioned any of the WTC victims he IDed (or tried to) by name.
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Old 24th January 2011, 02:42 AM   #5
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I have a copy of the book. Trouble is, I seem to have misplaced it... I have lots of work to do today, but I'll go look for it tonight and try to answer your question then, if no-one else has done so in the meantime.
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Old 24th January 2011, 04:34 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by Lenbrazil View Post
That is false because Shaler mentioned IDing Daniel Lewin (pg 310) but I believe it is irrational for a more basic reason. I’ve only read the parts of the book available on Google and nowhere in them did he “specify anyone” from the WTC or flight 587, did he do so on pages I couldn’t access?
Yes, there is a single chapter dedicated to the identification of James Marcel Cartier, an electrician who worked on the 105th floor of the south tower (ch. 14, see also ch. 15).
As far as I can see, no passenger from AA 587 is mentioned by name and the only passenger named from one of the doomed 9/11 flights is Daniel Levin from AA 11.

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Old 24th January 2011, 05:17 PM   #7
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Yes, there is a single chapter dedicated to the identification of James Marcel Cartier, an electrician who worked on the 105th floor of the south tower (ch. 14, see also ch. 15).
As far as I can see, no passenger from AA 587 is mentioned by name and the only passenger named from one of the doomed 9/11 flights is Daniel Levin from AA 11.
Thanks, I read most of the part about Cartier. For some reason I can access more pages from an Internet cafe then at home but still can only read less than half. I saw he mention Rita Blau whose remains ne never identified, did he metion anyone else from the towers by name? He seems to have made a point of not doing so.

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Old 25th January 2011, 04:09 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by Lenbrazil View Post
I saw he mention Rita Blau whose remains ne never identified, did he metion anyone else from the towers by name?
I didnīt re-read the whole book, but from what I remember and noticed while skimming through it again: No, he doesnīt.
Originally Posted by Lenbrazil View Post
He seems to have made a point of not doing so.
No surprise - itīs a sensitive subject. Iīm sure he requested special permission from James M. Cartierīs family to make an exception.
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