On March 4, 2001—six months before 9/11—millions of television viewers watched a government plot to crash a hijacked Boeing into the World Trade Center towers.
The Lone Gunmen was an X-Files spinoff featuring three computer-hacking conspiracy geeks. Coincidentally, the pilot episode involved a cabal of terrorists within the US Government who hijacked a plane—taking it over by remote control—and threatening to crash it into the WTC.
In hindsight, it’s more than eerie to watch the towers approaching from the perspective of the cockpit:
For more information about the pilot episode, see this review: Killtown’s Lone Gunmen Review.
“I don’t think anybody could have predicted that…they would try to use an airplane as a missile, a hijacked airplane as a missile.” –National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice (05/17/02)
The present has memories of the future,
So look around and really SEE…
[tags]9/11, WTC, conspiracy, The Lone Gunmen, X-Files[/tags]