"Satan in the Smoke" Emails

On the morning of September 11, immediately after two planes crashed into the World Trade Center in Manhattan, photojournalist Mark D. Phillips took a picture that would prove to be one of the most evocative and disputed images of that tragic day. Many peple later construed the image of the smoke in his photo of the burning buildings to compose the face of Satan. These e-mails related to this picture provide a revealing portal into Americans' responses to the attacks in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.

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My mother was watching a Spanish news station (Television 47) a few days after the attack. A Columbian gentlemen showed a picture taken in Columbia displaying Satan. Have you heard of it or seen the p...

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Well, if this is a true view from the camera's eye, then where is the other one that I had seen on this sight? Why is that not on this now. I cannot vaguely remember what it looked like, but I do know...

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I personally think that is a sign stateting that the anti christ is here. so there for love one another because everybody will end up in the same hole.\nFri, 21 Sep 2001 14:37:08 -0400\n\n"Catalina" \...

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My high school art students are enjoying the image you captured on Sept. 11th, the face in the smoke. Bravo to a fellow artist! Although the whole event is disturbing, it's important to know that our...

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Mark:The image you have captured is in my opinion definitely a demonic image. For the last several years I have taken numerous pictures in the sky which have revealed many saintly images as well as ma...

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Good Morning Mr. Phillips, I wanted to just send you a brief comment on your picture of the "devil" in the smoke of the WTC.I think as a photographer you wait for an eternity for a photo like that one...

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Received a copy of the photo from a friend and I'm glad we were able to see it. In a crazy way that helps us make sense of all of this. tks.Cathy@Lincolnton, NC\nFri, 21 Sep 2001 11:00:13 -0400\ninfo@...

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In the color picture you can see more then one face. We have counted at least 3. I think they are of the evil hearts of those who  would do such a thing. Anyone who knows their BIBLE would tell you th...

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I want to say that no matter if people beleive that the face of Satan appeared on that photo or not, he was definitly present for the occation.  God and Satan went rounds in mere minutes and although...

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