“Ira Goldman, the inventor of a pair of clips called “Knee Defender,” says the website that sells the product has been overwhelmed since reports of the fight on the Newark-Denver flight surfaced. The Knee Defender clips block passengers from reclining an airline seat.
““We had 500 times the normal traffic,” said Goldman. “Maybe Amazon can handle that, but I can’t.”
“The site is back up, and Goldman believes he has enough of the clips in inventory to handle the surge in orders. The Knee Defenders sell for $21.95 a pair, plus shipping and handling.
““We’ll be placing a new order with the factory in China,” he said. He declined to say his typical sales or give an estimate as to Tuesday’s surge.”
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