Tag Archives: 911

9/11 Remembered

I have alluded previously to the prior existence of The Asylum. It and it’s sister site existed during 9/11. Here are some reactions that were posted at the time:
9/11/01 – BalconyDive – 15:04
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I had this whole update planned about writing a tree & my engligh & psych classes from yesterday but thatll probably end up
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All he wanted was a hug…

Maybe he was just looking for love. A homeless man in Oregon snuck into a hot tub, called 911 and asked the operator for towels, hot chocolate and a hug.  None of Mark Eskelsen’s requests were fulfilled. Instead, he got arrested.
The 45-year-old called 911 from his cell phone on Sunday morning and identified himself
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