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05.20.15 Prachi Gupta

You have to be a special brand of sleazy to rip off tourists who are checking out Ground Zero, so of course NBC 4 went down to Ahmed Mohammed’s hot dog stand to witness this for themselves. The outlet reports that Mohammed has been inflating the prices for hot dogs and pretzels to arbitrary amounts […]

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11.13.12 Irina Dvalidze

“What a horrible sound,” says the man with the camera, treated to the unexpected and eerie musical whirls of wind through the partially-constructed One World Trade. The sounds were heard in Lower Manhattan just before it got pummeled with horrific water levels of Hurricane Sandy. As higher velocity winds passed through the open slots of the unfinished […]

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09.10.12 Andy Cush

Today, Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Chuck Schumer announced that the federal government–despite the findings of its own official report–will include 50 additional types of cancer to the coverage provided by the Zadroga Act, which provides healthcare and financial aid for Ground Zero workers. “Anybody who got sick because of their heroic actions has been financially […]

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08.23.11 Marina Galperina

French expat Ultra Violet rolled around quite a few of Andy Warhol’s Factory films and she fucked Salvador Dalí, so this 75-year-old artist’s got star rep. Now the rebel Catholic girl turned godless Superstar turned Mormon has a submission for the 9/11 Ground Zero museum. It’s a 9/11, specifically, a 10-foot-tall IXXI. […]

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07.11.11 Bucky Turco

A Manhattan judge ruled against a once honorable, ex-FDNY firefighter trying to block the construction of an Islamic center near the World Trade Center site. Timothy Brown with the backing of the fanatical American Center for Law and Justice, had filed a lawsuit agains NYC’s Landmarks Preservation. […]

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05.06.11 Bucky Turco

Cops descended on a Brooklyn man with a bike after observing him reach into his backpack as President Obama’s motorcade approached the WTC site. Moments before, he was reportedly moving around the crowd saying, “Secret Service, coming through.” At least one officer drew his gun on the 30-year-old musician who was later released and not […]

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05.05.11 Bucky Turco

The jingoistic cheerleader who was subjected to an America-hating L train and what he perceived was a lack of public patriotism, has attracted over 225,000 views on his video since ANIMAL first reported it and now has added two more links. He apparently was a lot more successful earlier that day at the World Trade […]

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05.02.11 Bucky Turco

As news of Osama bin Laden’s death spread across the internet, radio and TV, jubilant crowds started to gather at the World Trade Center site to celebrate. The NYPD shut down vehicle traffic on Church and Vesey Streets and here’s a sample the party-like atmosphere that resulted as people chanted, cheered, and hung from light […]

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11.10.10 Bucky Turco

Nine years and a few months after the 9/11 attacks, workers unveiled a structure reminding everyone that its been nine years and a few months since the 9/11 attacks, when they tested one of site’s two memorial pools. And it worked. Water cascaded over the 3-story black granite walls lining the footprint of WTC 1 […]

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10.21.10 Bucky Turco

Forget about the “Ground Zero Mosque,” how about building a a Ground Zero Terrorist Motel, complete with a “a labyrinth of man-made caves, a state-of-the-art training facility, a library of clandestine training manuals…” […]

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