This article notes how the vigilant acts of a heroic street vendor alerted police to the attempted Time Square bombing!
Here is the man who had the foresight to report the suspicous vehicle, an honorable fellow who could have saved hundreds of lives.
Here he is, sportsware vendor Duane Johnson:
Duane Jackson: American Hero!
I don’t buy sports stuff, but the next time I’m in Times Square, I’m going to make an exception!
Let's all go buy stuff from this guy and make him rich, he deserves it!
Here’s the whole story: