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Osama bin Laden is responsible for the deaths of thousands of human beings all over the world we can ever forget that but does -- -- -- Death give us a sense that justice was serve.
We're joined now by two men with a very own unique experiences from 9/11 -- Brown.
Former New York City firefighter and 9/11 first responder who survived the Twin Towers collapse unbelievably -- Then went on to fight the ground zero mosque project and former Mets manager Bobby Valentine was involved in the first New York baseball game.
After 9/11 a Bobby -- -- go to you first because last night.
You're at the Mets Phillies game I was -- we were announcing at the Mets Phillies game.
When word came man.
Of what had happened and that's actually won that game and extra innings last night but what are the crowd do when word came in that there have been that they got bin Laden.
Who has an amazing scene where ESPN.
Who's doing this Sunday night baseball game you're sitting in the Booth that week.
Got a text message and then we started looking around and looking at all the other people looking at their phones down in front of us and within thirty seconds they started.
Together CNN USA USA.
And -- we weren't sure if we can go with the yet on national television you know who waiting for our producers and directors to say that it was ago.
The end did showman the lead down -- play by play guy.
Realized that when he heard the USA that you hear in the background now that it was time to.
Tell the viewers what they were seeing what they were hearing and it was an amazing event really -- Absolutely -- and Tim it's it's it has changed.
Everybody's mentality -- I think that this administration is very naive when they came in terms of dealing with terrorists in terms of of of -- to shut down gitmo and also.
Now everybody seems to be at least for the moment on the same page you get that sense I'd.
I definitely agree with you you I mean we've seen the change in Obama commit dramatically.
From when he was no other candidate Obama.
President Bush said.
When someone comes and sits in their chair this chair they'll understand.
What I'm going through right now.
And when somebody sits in your chair -- -- seated right next to the pictures of of all of the firefighters.
Who were killed on 9/11 -- Are there any firefighters -- who.
Disagree with your view about -- the way the fight against terror should go all I suppose you could find one or two but I'd -- very very few of many not right now.
Bobby tell us that wonderful occasion on September 21.
A lot of people we we we've forgotten now so many people have forgotten but.
That first game to be played in New York September 21.
The mets' game against -- your long rivals Atlanta there you are.
On -- September 21.
Oh what was happening because we worst we didn't know whether there was another attack coming -- -- quick.
As a matter of fact there was a lot of mixed emotion -- before I go any further Tim thanks thank you for what you do.
Putting your life on the line is really special thing and thank you for him.
All the people around but you know we are we weren't even sure if we're gonna play a game in New York for the rest of the season there and a lot of people within baseball.
-- within the organization who wanted to play all the -- games the year at the airport was very close to us.
You know there was fear in everyone's -- there was this was anything but.
Over or you've been.
About to turn a page and what we had to do and the commander in chief said.
We will never forget him when he came to new York and he said we will hunt him down until we find him we knew -- that day that we had to.
Put on a courageous face we knew we had -- tried to.
Bring a country a team the lead together.
To show that we can stand up to this terrorism that that it struck us and it was not an easy cure a lot of us were faking it matter of fact.
I was I was making it just a little myself I haven't slept in a week to -- had been down the year house and any -- the other houses to the appears to the churches.
To ground zero many times with -- with the actual.
We have to -- it runs and a place I mean -- my daughter was eleven years -- we.
We had to fake a lot we have to hold a lot inside that that we were feeling just to calm those that we were dealing with -- Exactly so but.
You know and in every -- -- game don't know how to react until boom that ball was hit by Mike PI.
The other someone was living just for those who don't remember the game at the Mets were behind as I remember total one.
Right up until the eighth inning and then -- -- a man they put a man on.
And that he got -- came up to the plate what happened.
And it was a unifying moment to say it was a blast.
As the ball left the ballpark 50000 people.
Understood how do you suppose that they got away their anxieties in their fears.
They stood and they cheered they smile and they hugged each other I was wondering and I really think that was -- getting.
Yeah that was the beginning of the yelling and I think -- yesterday.
Continued healing process for so many people -- I gotta get him a chance to chime -- because we're almost -- a time does does this all does this bring a sense of justice absolutely brings a sense of justice.
It and it's it's another milestone it's not closure.
But it's another milestone that that the families are very grateful to our military in the CIA.
Enough thank you very much Tim -- brown and thank you very much Bobby Valentine great to see if thank you both general tomorrow.
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