Take a look at that photo above. Then think about the last airplane you were on. That’s a piece of TWA Flight 800, which blew up in 1996 in the waters off Long Island. That piece isn’t very big, is it?
Flight 800 is back in the news now, 17 years later. A new film, set to release on July 17th (the 17th anniversary of the crash) will bring up new theories— theories that this wasn’t some malfunctioning of the fuel gauge line.
Now, most of these documentaries are filled with gibberish and hocus-pocus boloney. But this one features six members of the accident investigation team, who producers claim are ready to, “break their silence.”
Here is the thing: what benefit do these guys have now, after their retirement, in coming forward? Then again, why didn’t they stand up and speak out then, when the nation was looking to the government for answers? Did that same government tell the investigators to, “sit down and shut up”?
I don’t think a terrorist attack of this capacity would have been a welcoming bit of news in the lead-up to a Presidential election. But we don’t even know if that will be the theory from these retired investigators.
What do you think of conspiracy theories? Are you interested in seeing this film? Or should the filmmakers have let the wounds continue to heal, instead of opening up a new box of worms?
Thanks for visiting this blog! As you see, it is not supported by advertising. If you would like to personally support this blog and its authors, here is what you can do:
1. Go pick up a copy of Pete the Popcorn at Amazon! Pete the Popcorn was our first book, nationally recognized as a perfectly subtle anti-bullying message for youngsters. You can LIKE Pete on Facebook by visiting www.Facebook.com/PeteThePopcorn. And you’ll find all sorts of information like videos, photos and school visit PDF files at www.PeteThePopcorn.com.
2. Support the worldwide marketing push for our brand new book, First Photo of The Royal Baby! This cute story contains an important lesson for children: a simple smile breaks all language barriers. The book is our opportunity to spread our messages to a new worldwide audience— and it can happen with your help! Visit the Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/RoyalBabyPhoto.
3. Treat yourself to our popular book Casey and Callie Cupcake! This Frosted Fable About Being Fantastic Just The Way You Are teaches children to accept themselves and their friends for the person they are on the inside! Keep track of our new cupcake book offerings on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/CupcakeBook!
Thanks for all your support! If you want to help out in other ways, please contact us!