Grab A Flask, It’s Almost 9/11?

 

People have many different ways of memorializing a day like September 11th, 2001.  Some will be attending memorials, both local and national.  Others may be visiting sites of the attacks, or consoling those who lost friends or loved ones.

Then there are the people who will be trying to cash in.

Probably the most notorious 9/11 item is the “commemorative wine” being released by Lieb Family Cellars.  A portion of the wine’s sales will go to the September 11th museum, and the winery has done such a promotion in the past for other 9/11 commemorative activities.  Still, many can’t help but find the idea distasteful, crass or downright grotesque.

Still, it isn’t as obviously “make a buck off a tragedy” as the “9/11 Superman flask.”  Yes, it’s just what it sounds like — a flask of Superman standing in front of the smoking towers of the World Trade Center, a tattered American flag in his hand.

Nothing says honoring loss like cashing in on an American crisis, super heroes and all.

 

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75 comments

Maree Ann P.

Its wrong to make money out of this tragedy, we all in australia watched on in Horror on sept 11th, couldnt believe it, still cant.

Michael C.
Cynthia C.4 years ago

Sheri P. It is in respect to those that died that the many of us refuse to stop trying to expose the truth.There is nothing we can do to bring back even one soul, they are gone from this world.

We, who some would say, "seriously? some people have no respect...", respect is exactly what we are showing and what better day or what better way, to do so.

Many of you get real excited when you hear about the continuing scores of innocents that die, near daily, so that you can feel that so needed revenge.

Your revenge is called HATRED, it serves no purpose aside from what the EVILDOERS had intended. Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Rice and others used you and are still using you. They need to keep the memory of 911 alive, so that they might keep on killing in your name, in the names of those sacrificed on that fateful day, as Roosevelt once said, this day of infamy.

Howard S.
water c.4 years ago

Please watch this video:
http://www.brasschecktv.com/videos/the-911-files/solving-the-mystery-of-wtc-7.html

Sheri P.
Sheri P.4 years ago

seriously? some people have no respect...

Michael C.
Cynthia C.4 years ago

Where is that counter? Contiued from Below.

I suppose the most "Americans" still believe that the Dept of Homeland of Insecurity was quickly drawn up in the 2nd post "Coup" days, I'm sorry, I meant, 911 attack. Truth be known, Bill Clinton laid the original framework, you see back in the past century there was this little thing looming, Y2K. What if all of Amerika turned on the social elite, and the rich. What would become of AmeriKa. That is when they decided to begin to build.......the camps, the FEMA camps.

Any of you that want to see them, as they say, you buy, i'll fly or in other words, they are there, if you have the huevos. Bring your cameras, you will just love the thousands of polyethylene caskets. Stay tuned, more to come............ Happy 911 Day!

Michael C.
Cynthia C.4 years ago

DH C, The actual planning for this 911 event is significant, it proves there are elements in Washington, DC and Al Qaeda that can work together for a fruitful outcome. Al Qaeda does the leg work and the US orders, in advance, a stand down of all defensive aircraft. With exception to those that were sent to stay, on station, so far away that they were an impotent solution to an "alleged, terrorist attack"

Follow the money, exercise your rights under the freedom of information act, WAIT You do not need to go to such extremes, all that you desire is at your finger tips.

Goggle: Alex Jones, AE911, there are is so much actual film on U-tube. Take a look at what the Government Propagandist try to pass off as an airliner, as it strikes the Pentagon. Most folks will tell you that they can only see a missile. Give that kid, a CuppyDoll.

I suppose the most "Americans" still believe that the Dept of Homeland of Insecurity was quickly drawn up in the 2nd post "Coup" days, I'm sorry, I meant, 911 attack. Truth be known, Bill Clinton laid the original framework, you see back in the past century there was this little thing looming, Y2K. What if all of Amerika turned on the social elite, and the rich. What would become of AmeriKa. That is when they decided to begin to build.......the camps, the FEMA camps.

Any of you that want to see them, as they say, you buy, i'll fly or in other words, they are there, if you have the huevos. Bring your cameras, you will just love the thousa

Michael C.
Cynthia C.4 years ago

DH C, The actual planning for this 911 event is significant, it proves there are elements in Washington DC and Al Qaeda that can work together for a fruitful outcome. Al Qaeda does the leg work and the US orders, in advance, a stand down of all defensive aircraft. With exception to those that were sent to stay on station so far away that they were an impotent solution to an "alleged, terrorist attack"

Follow the money, exercise your rights under the freedom of information act, WAIT You do not need to go to such extremes, all that you desire is at your finger tips.

Goggle Alex Jones, AE911, there are is so much actual film on U-tube. Take a look at what the Government Propagandist try to pass off as an air liners as it strikes the Pentagon. Most folks will tell you that they can only see a missile, give that kid a CuppyDoll.

I suppose the most "Americans" still believe that the Dept of Homeland of Insecurity was quickly drawn up in the 2nd post "Coup" days, I'm sorry, I meant, 911 attack. Truth be known, Bill Clinton laid the original framework, you see back in the past century there was this little thing looming, Y2K. What if all of Amerika turned on the social, and the rich, what would become of AmeriKa, That is when they decided to begin to build the.......camps, the FEMA camps.

Any of you that want to see them, as they say, you buy, i'll fly or in other words, they are there, if you have the huevos. Bring your cameras, you will just love the thousands of pol

DH Clone
Andrew Carvin4 years ago

9-11 was a false flag operation created by the Bush administration to help his low approval numbers, and continue a middle/poor class murdering reign by the Republicans who are slave to the rich.

Look at history.

The American government has done false flag operations before including the Vietnam War, and World War 2.

A lot of other governments have also committed false flag operations on their own people.

That all said...yeah the wine thing is kinda exploitative, but at least they are giving the proceeds to a 9-11 museum.

It's the other stuff that's wince worthy: Commemorative coins, commemorative plates, flasks, posters, lunchboxes, etc. It all cheapens the lives lost, and that is a loss that such garbage usually doesn't depict.

They show the buildings, and who cares about the buildings? I think the people are far more important, and yet I've not yet seen a "commemorative thing" that honors them as actual people.

Alex Hill
Alex Hill4 years ago

People have been making money out of others suffering since the dawn of time. In a good few years these items will be collectable and even more money will be made from them. Its wrong but inevitable.

RosemaryR NO Forwards Pls
Rosemary Rannes4 years ago

I posted my comment here
http://www.lenndevours.com/2011/08/lieb-family-cellars-911-commemorative-wines.html

So if anyone else wants to post their comment the link is available.