Tuesday, April 16, 2013 7:04:52 PM
@HG I read there were medical tents nearby tended by individuals experienced treating such injuries from the wars. Had they not been there, the death toll would have been much greater, because they would have bled until they were taken to hospitals. So I think the response was just excellent. But who knows of the perp was that calculating...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 12:45:44 PM
Here's some more info on the devices:
"The explosives used in the deadly Boston Marathon bombing were contained in 6-liter pressure cookers and hidden in black duffel bags on the ground, a person briefed on the investigation told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
One of the explosives contained shards of metal and ball bearings, and another contained nails, the person said."