A bank account has been established by a fellow Silicon Investor member to collect contributions in support of the families of rescuers who gave their lives yesterday: Message 16338403
There is also a collection set up for the Red Cross, by Amazon.com: s1.amazon.com
2001 SEP 11 -- Original Thread Header
To paraphrase Franklin D. Roosevelt's speech made on December 8, 1941:
"Today, September 11, 2001 - a date which will live in infamy - the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by terrorists of unknown origin."
This marks the end of innocence for all of us who live in the Free World. Freedom, and the price that must be paid for it, will forever be redefined.
For those who wish to discuss the effects of this event on the North American economy and our capital markets, our existing thread is at: