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pox americana Donating Member (622 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-22-05 09:46 PM
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8. Well don't be the last on your block to get one.
So you didn't see the WTC collapses on 9/11?
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  - Questions About the Pancake Theory for the WTC North Tower Collapse spooked911  Sep-21-05 06:59 AM   #0 
  - Why is it ludicrous?  AZCat   Sep-21-05 07:35 AM   #1 
  - Translation: because the TeeVee tells me so.  pox americana   Sep-21-05 10:53 AM   #2 
  - I have absolutely no idea what you mean.  AZCat   Sep-21-05 04:39 PM   #4 
     - Come on now, confess.  pox americana   Sep-22-05 09:06 PM   #6 
        - Actually...  AZCat   Sep-22-05 09:37 PM   #7 
           - Well don't be the last on your block to get one.  pox americana   Sep-22-05 09:46 PM   #8 
              - That I did see.  AZCat   Sep-22-05 09:52 PM   #9 
                 - Okay then think carefully about what you saw.  pox americana   Sep-22-05 10:02 PM   #11 
                    - I don't know who Leslie Robertson is.  AZCat   Sep-22-05 10:08 PM   #12 
                       - He was a lead WTC structural engineer, now a Princeton professor.  pox americana   Sep-22-05 10:51 PM   #13 
                          - Now that you mention it...  AZCat   Sep-23-05 06:48 AM   #14 
                             - The NOVA program may be available on DVD in a library near you,  petgoat   Sep-23-05 04:20 PM   #20 
                                - Again - no tv. n/t  AZCat   Sep-24-05 11:33 AM   #26 
  - I understand what you are saying, but even you are saying that the columns  spooked911   Sep-21-05 11:46 AM   #3 
     - Perhaps I wasn't clear  AZCat   Sep-21-05 04:42 PM   #5 
  - Again, can anyone explain how a pancake collapse of one floor started the  spooked911   Sep-22-05 09:53 PM   #10 
  - It's the difference between a mass at rest vs at motion  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-23-05 07:20 AM   #15 
     - You are not answering the question. I asked how the pancake collapse  spooked911   Sep-23-05 11:53 AM   #16 
     - I take it then you don't disagree with anything I posted?  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-23-05 01:20 PM   #17 
        - What is there to disagree with in your post #15? That is common sense.  spooked911   Sep-23-05 03:14 PM   #18 
           - Why wouldn't it cause the building to collapse?  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-23-05 03:37 PM   #19 
              - still not interested in answering the question, I see.  spooked911   Sep-23-05 10:21 PM   #21 
                 - Its been answered over and over  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-24-05 05:51 AM   #22 
                    - No, this question has not been answered.  pox americana   Sep-24-05 08:46 AM   #24 
                    - Once more with feeling: HOW DID THE CORE COLLAPSE EARLY ON?  spooked911   Sep-24-05 09:59 AM   #25 
                       - How couldn't it?  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-28-05 04:13 PM   #30 
                          - Don't you have any more details than that?  spooked911   Sep-29-05 09:57 AM   #35 
                             - Initial  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-30-05 06:32 AM   #37 
                                - They have no details on how the progressive collapse proceeded past the  spooked911   Sep-30-05 10:11 AM   #39 
                                   - Kidding right?  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-30-05 12:07 PM   #40 
                                      - "try that brick experiment"  petgoat   Sep-30-05 12:20 PM   #41 
                                      - I meant the one I suggested  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-30-05 01:03 PM   #42 
                                      - Not kidding. I see once again you cannot answer my question.  spooked911   Sep-30-05 09:27 PM   #43 
                                         - Yes  vincent_vega_lives   Oct-04-05 04:00 PM   #45 
                                            - "burn my yard down"  petgoat   Oct-04-05 04:21 PM   #46 
     - maybe you mean momentum.  rman   Sep-24-05 06:02 AM   #23 
  - If it is assumed that the initial failure was a top block of floors  philb   Sep-25-05 09:34 AM   #27 
  - That's a good question.  pox americana   Sep-27-05 10:24 PM   #29 
     - "pancaking" is a misnomer  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-28-05 04:18 PM   #31 
        - Yes, but a conveniently deceptive one.  pox americana   Sep-30-05 11:02 PM   #44 
  - Another question: if every floor "pancaked," every column buckled.  pox americana   Sep-25-05 09:35 AM   #28 
     - Its what you are seeing when you watch a video of the building  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-28-05 04:23 PM   #32 
        - "the perimeter columns being smashed outward,"  petgoat   Sep-28-05 06:33 PM   #33 
           - Correction  LARED   Sep-28-05 07:34 PM   #34 
           - "NIST has photographic evidence that the perimeter columns bowed inward"  petgoat   Sep-29-05 01:35 PM   #36 
           - Only just prior to the collapse obviously!  vincent_vega_lives   Sep-30-05 06:35 AM   #38 

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