Sensing an opportunity for a bit of TV-affiliated promo, online wine retailer Lot18 revealed (as told by People) that they had created three wines inspired by "three bold characters" from the show, including protagonist Offred (Elisabeth Moss), who lives a life of nearly constant, nailbiting misery.
And Serena Joy's 2016 Bordeaux Blanc was described as "sophisticated, traditional and austere..."
For instance, the Offred 2017 Pays d'Oc Pinot Noir was described as: "Completely stripped of her rights and freedom, Offred must rely on the one weapon she has left to stay in control - her feminine wiles".
Offred's name was attached to a pinot noir 'so beguiling it seems nearly forbidden to taste. MGM and Lot18 did not release a statement regarding the cancellation. Offred and other fertile handmaids are forced to have babies in an effort to help repopulate the world. Turns out tying a line of wines to a story about a brutal fascist dictatorship built on the disenfranchisement of women, rape and abuse, and a second season that some have called "torture porn", miiiiight not be a great idea.
Jul. 10, 9:04 p.m. EST Lot18 and MGM have decided not to move forward with their line of Handmaid's Tale-inspired wines, as reported by Entertainment Weekly.
Social media users slammed the marketing stunt as stunningly tone-deaf.
As of 2:40 p.m. local time, the rescue has been underway for over 4 hours and nobody has been seen yet leaving the cave. He posted videos of the sub being tested in a swimming pool in California with simulated narrow passages like the cave.
A tough and confident EMT, Hero nurses a deep emotional trauma that often leads her to cross personal and professional lines. The series was published between 2002 and 2008, winning three Eisner awards and a Hugo Award in the process.
He's obviously not a TE, so it's logical that Kreiter would be given a poor rating when assigned a position he doesn't play. This year, six former Penn State players were selected in the NFL Draft, while a handful of other signed as a free agent.
No word yet if the official duties of the Duchess of Sussex will involve meeting more of her adoring four-legged subjects. Upon their arrival, Markle and her prince were greeted by the Taoiseach (or prime minister) of Ireland, Leo Varadkar.
The Retail Industry Leaders Association said new tariffs on Chinese imports would punish American families by driving up prices. The International Monetary Fund has warned that a full-blown trade war could undermine the broadest global upswing in years.
Chu announced that he will be partnering with Ivanhoe Pictures to make a movie about the rescue, according to Variety . The treacherous conditions in the cave system were laid bare in the video released by Thai navy Seals yesterday.
Tweeting after a day of meetings on Wednesday, Mr Trump called on member nations to immediately boost spending. Arriving at Nato, Ms Merkel sought to put her countries ties to the western alliance in historical context.
Trump has several times assailed Germany for not spending a large enough proportion of its gross domestic product on defense. Senate affirming its support for NATO , Kerry called on Republican lawmakers to call Trump on his actions.
As Katrina turned to respond to the lady, her security guard formed a barrier between them in a bid to control the situation. A video shows the 34-year-old actress being heckled by a woman, who claimed to be "waiting" for Salman Khan.
That team also exceeded expectations and won the adulation of fans at home with a beloved center forward who played for Tottenham. There's a lot we could have done better. "We restored some pride back into the shirt, which was an important thing for us to do".
Hojabri posted a new video last night addressing her critics. "You arrested me for being #Happy when I was 23". In some, she can be seen without a headscarf, swaying to songs by popular Western artists like Justin Bieber.
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The first, Carl von Ossietzky, died of tuberculosis in Germany in 1938 while jailed for opposing Adolf Hitler's Nazi regime. According to a social media post by her brother and a Facebook post by a close associate in Germany, she left for Berlin.