Friday, January 15, 2010

Fahrenheit 32 ... or 451?

"Book-burning seems terribly wrong but we have to get rid of unsold stock for pennies and some of the pensioners say the books make ideal slow-burning fuel for fires and stoves," from CNBC

2 comments:

ccyager said...

It was surprising to me that we didn't see book-burning in "The Road" as a source of heat. Maybe even before he broke up the piano....

Gopher MPH said...

hmmm ... yes, especially if it were portrayed that the piano was even more important to them than the books.