Fifteen years ago today, I was a freshman in high school. It was just another normal day. I was probably less than thrilled to be heading to my science class that morning, because I have never been big on the science. I’m sure my friends and I had hung out in the commons or near someone’s locker that morning, I may have spent some time in the “band corner”, and now I had a couple of class periods under my belt for the day.
Fifteen years ago today, I walked into my 3/4 block period science class, Biology and Earth Science Studies 1, and the TV was either already on or was turned on soon after I got there. The TV was tuned into CNN, because a plane had flown right into one of the World Trade Center towers in New York City. Continue reading →