Controversy of the Day: Here is the Footage of Base Jumpers Leaping off the One World Trade Center

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Three daring base jumpers and one accomplice released this footage of a death-defying jump off the new tallest building in the world. All of them were arrested Monday in a scenario oddly reminiscent of Philippe Petit's famous wire-walk almost 40 years ago.

Heartwarming Tearjerker of the Day

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Talk about coming full circle -- meet the military veterans who were deployed shortly after 9/11, and who returned home to help build the new World Trade Center.

Says one vet:

It's never going to be what it was, with the two towers, but once these are all done, you're going to feel a sense of closure.

Very, very cool.

[advocatingprogress]