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Welcome back everybody after the 9/11 attacks his rendition of god bless America helped heal new York and the nation.
Harry might as the fall what it means to be an American.
We're joined right now by an irishman -- -- One of the best in the business he's Irish tenor Ronan Tynan and the very privileged to have you back here again today pleasure you've been here -- Yes you've been hosting yes but the big story I guess is that one of the big stories is would archbishop Dolan just talked about over there -- -- On the 9/11 looking back you in the middle of that you can -- a volunteered.
But on this ceremony the mayors elected not to have any -- religious religion represent does that surprise you would be thing.
If it goes definitely surprise me because I think at the end of the -- and when such a huge tragedy cards.
A lot of people tranche of the faith irrespective of what they believed and -- the tone to -- and there were Protestant Catholic.
Methodists of Muslim whatever they -- the faith looking for help I'm not made a huge difference to people.
So right I suppose it in respect I think it's it's an.
It's an unusual idea but I mean everybody has their own opinion -- -- not so I'll bring us back to 9/11 ten years ago the attacks happened you wanna do something a couple of days after the attack she picked up the phone that's nice I mean.
Well actually the night before I've seen in Washington DC have seen for the presence -- Union Station.
And the next day I was the in the Pentagon.
And for some reason I never got there.
And but I came back to New York the following day and I run in Tierney who was an assistant fire commission at the time and -- so then what can I do.
And she says who woman on the ticket tone to it to to -- food I had prior to announce it runs him for instance hasn't talked to -- to -- I have medically.
And they said they have plenty of medics who was not a problem -- -- -- town.
And -- serving -- remember I was on the buck Tony table.
And Nixon is then.
A couple of cops came in and when guys -- -- -- -- we've seen problems -- support -- when it's since accomplice Americans -- some strange way.
Then a couple of firemen came in the sense when you see them going -- isn't -- going.
You don't think about the environment to don't think think about the -- you don't think about -- if thinkable wanting to to give solace to people who design of us.
Don't think it that you see godless America for America and around the world right now is that possible it's my own -- thank you very much -- it -- take -- away.
You wanna saw.
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So and beside -- Okay.
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