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Lauren

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  • "Heartbreaking"

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    It's so easy to go back in time to that terrible day by listening to these tapes. You can also hear the confusion and lack of communication. I was most surprised by a civilian who ducked into one of the fire trucks after WTC 1 collapsed and called on the radio for help!

    Worth a listen!

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    9/11 Fire Dispatch Recordings

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  • 2008 DNC: Barack Obama Acceptance Speech (8/28/08)

    "Direct, Motivating, Positive"

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    What I enjoyed most about Senator Obama's speech is that he not only hit on the key points of what he plans to do if elected, but he also stated what he expects from the American people and the role we can have in solving the issues.

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  • "Note to raters"

    3 of 4 helpful votes

    As for the content of this speech, President Bush clarified some of his plans for Iraq and again stated our mission. He presented a clear course and a logical plan.

    In case you weren't aware, the review section of Audible is to review the selected audio...NOT push your political views. I am well aware there are 2 sides to every issue...but sometimes I would just like to get an idea of the content of a particular speech or book rather than be subjected to more liberal ranting...usually from people who have not listened to or read the selected piece. Take your ravings to blogs and let the rest of us read and review.

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    President George W. Bush addressed the question of Iraqi sovereignty in a speech before the nation on Monday, May 24, 2004. In the address, President Bush stated a five-step plan to restore Iraqi sovereignty by the June 30, 2004 deadline. He stated this deadline would mark the end of U.S. occupation of Iraq.

    Dammschippee says: "Note to raters"

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