As Twitchy reported earlier, students were evacuated this morning at UT-Austin following a bomb threat. The threat came in via phone at 8:35 a.m. The caller said that the bomb would go off in 90 minutes, but students didn’t receive the message to evacuate until 9:50 a.m. No injuries have been reported, but the college’s evacuation procedure has left many students and others wondering if they narrowly dodged a bullet:

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At a press conference, UT president Bill Powers offered an explanation for the delay:

But that’s unlikely to alleviate the concerns of those who felt their lives were in danger: