The Daily Paul has been archived. Please see the continuation of the Daily Paul at Popular

Thank you for a great ride, and for 8 years of support!

Comment: withstood such force from

(See in situ)

In reply to comment: Did you really expect it to topple? (see in situ)

withstood such force from

withstood such force from what? the jets? What are you talking about here? Or are you talking about the impact from the top floors collapsing on the remaining floors?

Those towers were designed to withstand impact from a 747, which is larger than the two that hit those towers.