Like many of us, George Cisneros was home on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001, getting ready for work. He and his wife, Catherine, and their son Antonio, then 15, only half-listened to NBC’s “Today” show.
Then host Katie Couric said an airliner crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center. It was too early to know what that meant – whether it was an accident or something more sinister. The two towers were still standing.