HDNet Commemorates the Tenth Anniversary of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks with the Special “Dan Rather Remembers”

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Rather shares his recollections of that fateful day and how it has changed us all – Sunday, September 11 at 8:00 p.m. ET

DALLAS (September 1, 2011) – In honor of the tenth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, legendary news anchor Dan Rather will share his memories of that fateful day with the special report, “Dan Rather Remembers.” The program will air at a special day and time, Sunday, September 11th at 8:00 p.m. ET.

Rather, who spent some 36 consecutive hours on the air, will share some of his memories, but will also take a look at how our world has changed since the attacks. From speaking with our soldiers on the front line of the war in Afghanistan, to following the path of a very special flag, Rather examines the sacrifices that many have made in order to make our world safer, and how we have evolved as a nation.

Two clips from the program can be found online.

HDNet is also adding a special, interactive feature to the broadcast. Viewers are encouraged to participate in the process by asking Dan himself any questions that they may have about September 11th and its aftermath.

Viewers can submit either a written or video question to askdanrather@hd.net. More details can be found at the HDNet web site.

“Dan Rather Remembers” premieres on HDNet, Sunday, September 11 at 8:00 p.m. ET with an encore presentation at midnight ET.

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