I've heard it many times in my time here at USMB, that George W. Bush dropped the ball when it came to 9/11 information. That he had no idea that Al Qaeda was going to attack, and that the document dated from August 27, 2001 was not specific enough. Well, I had to dig around tonight to help a friend with a project. And I came across these two articles, and I was wondering what your thoughts on this were USMB. U.S. planned for attack on al-Qaida - Security- msnbc.com BBC News | SOUTH ASIA | US 'planned attack on Taleban' Note: This is not a 9/11 Conspiracy Theory Thread or Promoter of it.