Thursday, September 11, 2008

9/11 Rumor: Cell Phones Explode Bombs

http://newsnet.byu.edu/story.cfm/69298

BYU NewsNet [Brigham Young University, Utah]
11 September 2008

Students Recall When Two Towers Fell

By Lindsay Crandall and Chelsea Warren

Ask any student at BYU, and they will probably remember where they were and how they felt when the September 11 attacks happened.

Virginia Dickson, a junior majoring in Middle Eastern Studies and Arabic, related her first thoughts when she learned of the two planes crashing into the World Trade Center. [...]

"At lunch there were all these rumors," Dickson said. "Like people in New York couldn't use their cell phones because they would explode more bombs." [...]