What Did Bush Know Before 9/11?

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Last week, a report revealed that President Bush was briefed on the possibility of terrorist hijackings several weeks before Sept. 11. What do you think?

"Of course the U.S. had prior warning. Flying a plane into a building requires a permit that has to be applied for months in advance."

Don Dawson • Carpet Installer

"In a post-Sept. 11 world, this pre-Sept. 11 information is chilling."

Thomas Carter • Systems Analyst


"As a regional FBI director, I want to assure the American people that tracking down potential terrorists is really, really hard."

Bob Gullickson • FBI Agent

"If Bush had gotten all panicked about the warning, the terrorists would have already won."

Melanie Parrish • Psychologist


"I told everyone that something bad would happen to America in 2001. I even said the letter 'A' would be involved. But did they listen?"

Jill Cromartie • Caterer

"Whoa. Back up. Now, what happened on Sept. 11?"

Kenneth LeFlore • Electrician