On a recent View, Rosie O’Donnell got into it with oh boy co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck over 9/11 and the collapse of World Trade Center Building 7, which O’Donnell said she believed “was the first time in history that fire has ever melted steel. I do believe that it defies physics that World Trade Center tower 7 building 7, which collapsed in on itself it is impossible for a building to fall the way it fell without explosives being involved. World Trade [Center] 1 and 2 got hit by planes 7, miraculously, the first time in history, steel was melted by fire. It is physically impossible.”
Well, the authors of Debunking 9/11 Myths, Popular Mechanics‘ book, have a response for Ms. O’Donnell.
“Ms. O’Donnell fundamentally misstates the case with her use of the word ‘melting’: Evidence currently points to WTC7 also collapsing because fires weakened its ravaged steel structure.”
“Demolition experts tell Popular Mechanics that wiring a building the size of WTC7 for clandestine demolition would present insurmountable logistical challenges.”
Why anyone feels the need to respond to anything that comes out of Rosie’s mouth or the View set is beyond us.