THE AUTHOR'S APOLOGY
TO DR. STEVEN JONES
I first awoke to our awful situation on April 24th, 2006. After discussing politics a bit with a co-worker, he suggested that I research Bohemian Grove. At home that night, as I watched Alex Jones' hidden camera footage of the Creation of Care ceremony, the Holy Spirit powerfully echoed Moroni's words in Ether 8:24 over and over in my soul. The Spirit then testified to me that what I was witnessing was exactly what Moroni was warning about.
I have been repenting of my obstinacy and pride ever since.
In my deep reflections, I felt especially terrible for having been an outspoken critic of BYU physics professor, Dr. Steven Jones, and his peer-reviewed paper Why Indeed Did the World Trade Center Buildings Completely Collapse (included in the supporting material 1). Around November of 2005, he was getting a fair amount of mocking mainstream media attention, especially from politically conservative pundits and hosts. I also mocked him on a couple of blogs. I felt sick to my stomach recalling what I had written.
I later joined a prominent LDS-centered online forum. One of the discussions was about 9/11 Truth activists, and a member was soliciting help on what to say to a friend who despised 9/11 “Truthers.” I posted the following in response:
Posted October 20th, 2006
Here is an email I sent to [a prominent] conservative blogger on Nov 12, 2005 — the day after [the blogger] reported on Steven Jones' theories. You may want to forward or read it to your friend and ask him if he agrees