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some people accused Dan Brown of heresy cos of wot he wrote in Angels & Demons. lol.
There's that bald bloke.
Sad lack of Orks.
CELEBRATE THE 5TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH SENTENCE PASSED ON SALMAN RUSHDIE, 14 FEBRUARY 1994
SMASH CHRISTIANITY, SMASH ISLAM, SMASH THE LITERAY ESTABLISHMENT!
The book trade exists to prevent energetic, exciting and innovative work being published. The publishing industry is not consciously organised as a conspiracy against youth and vigour but acts as such because good `taste` dictates that `writers` replicate the ideals of a long gone and unlamented age.
The world of English letters will soon be destroyed. The sick `men` of Bloomsbury swept away by authors whose `writing` is so fresh that they don't know how to spell - and don't need to know, because the software that came with their PCs included a dictionary and a thesaurus.
Culture is running amok with genre cross-fertilising genre and endless graphic sex. The rising generalisation doesn't give a shit about characterisation, measured prose or intellectual merit. Slapstick, brutality and violence are the weapons being marshalled against decorum and good taste.
We'll shed no tears for Rushdie and his bleeding heart supporters when they die. We've no truck with Islamic or Christian fundamentalists. We've no demands. There are no concessions you can make to get rid of us. Our banners read only `Behold your Future Executioners`.
HUMANITY WILL NOT BE HAPPY UNTIL THE LAST BOOK BORE IS HUNG BY THE GUTS OF THE LAST MULLAH