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A different view of 911

<p>Pictures of the World Trade Center are seen pasted on a pole outside a firehouse near the site in New York August 11, 2011. The following images were taken with a Holga lens mounted on a DSLR camera. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

Pictures of the World Trade Center are seen pasted on a pole outside a firehouse near the site in New York August 11, 2011. The following images were taken with a Holga lens mounted on a DSLR camera. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Pictures of the World Trade Center are seen pasted on a pole outside a firehouse near the site in New York August 11, 2011. The following images were taken with a Holga lens mounted on a DSLR camera. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A construction worker clasps his hands as he sits outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A construction worker clasps his hands as he sits outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A construction worker clasps his hands as he sits outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>The Teardrop memorial, a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, is seen in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

The Teardrop memorial, a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, is seen in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The Teardrop memorial, a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, is seen in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>Tiles honoring the victims of the September 11th World Trade Center attacks are seen in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

Tiles honoring the victims of the September 11th World Trade Center attacks are seen in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Tiles honoring the victims of the September 11th World Trade Center attacks are seen in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A view of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton</p>

A view of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A view of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>Pictures of Fire Department of New York (FDNY) victims of the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, are seen outside a firehouse in New York August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton</p>

Pictures of Fire Department of New York (FDNY) victims of the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, are seen outside a firehouse in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Pictures of Fire Department of New York (FDNY) victims of the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, are seen outside a firehouse in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>Pedestrians wait to cross the street outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

Pedestrians wait to cross the street outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Pedestrians wait to cross the street outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>People view the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

People view the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People view the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A man sits outside the World Trade Center site as a reflection of the World Financial Center is seen, in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A man sits outside the World Trade Center site as a reflection of the World Financial Center is seen, in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A man sits outside the World Trade Center site as a reflection of the World Financial Center is seen, in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>People view the World Trade Center site from a sidewalk in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

People view the World Trade Center site from a sidewalk in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People view the World Trade Center site from a sidewalk in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A woman is seen reflected walking by the Teardrop memorial, a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. . REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A woman is seen reflected walking by the Teardrop memorial, a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. . REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman is seen reflected walking by the Teardrop memorial, a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. . REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>People view the World Trade Center site from a sidewalk in New York August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

People view the World Trade Center site from a sidewalk in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

People view the World Trade Center site from a sidewalk in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A construction worker takes a break outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A construction worker takes a break outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A construction worker takes a break outside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A woman looks through a viewing window of the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>Construction workers raise steel beams inside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

Construction workers raise steel beams inside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Construction workers raise steel beams inside the World Trade Center site in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The World Trade Center site is seen through a fence in New York August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A twisted piece of steel from the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, is seen at a memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A twisted piece of steel from the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, is seen at a memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A twisted piece of steel from the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center, is seen at a memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A memorial stone is seen outside the Teardrop memorial,a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A memorial stone is seen outside the Teardrop memorial,a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A memorial stone is seen outside the Teardrop memorial,a 100-foot sculpture honoring the victims of the September 11th attacks, in Bayonne, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>A twisted piece of steel from the September 11th attacks on the Word Trade Center, is seen at a memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

A twisted piece of steel from the September 11th attacks on the Word Trade Center, is seen at a memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A twisted piece of steel from the September 11th attacks on the Word Trade Center, is seen at a memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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<p>The World Trade Center is seen reflected in a September 11th memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011.  REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton </p>

The World Trade Center is seen reflected in a September 11th memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

The World Trade Center is seen reflected in a September 11th memorial site across from Ground Zero in Jersey City, New Jersey August 11, 2011. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

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