The 9/11 ‘bombing’

Romenesko reader Andrew Larson writes:

Apparently, the New Haven Register thinks Sept. 11 is when the WTC was bombed. Correction of the Year?

New Haven Register commenter “Joetnymedic” writes on the paper’s website:

I would just like to clarify, the WTC was not bombed 11 years ago. It was bombed in 1993 and I had a co-worker who was a medic stationed there and made it out. I don’t know the proper word to call what happened on 9/11/01 but I think bombing minimalizes it.

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