9/11 victim's son addresses Congresswoman Ilhan Omar on her comment about 9/11 that "some people did something," defining who those "some people" are and exactly what they did. New York Times blames 9/11 on the airplanes taking aim at the trade towers. Democratic candidate Joe Biden, although metaphorically 10 miles to the left compared to former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, is the moderate Democratic candidate in the year 2019.