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Throwing the Book at Dangerous Art
"We love books," said Tan. But Ryan recounted that "a couple of very intelligent, very sensitive and thoughtful people who work downstairs in the loading dock were deeply offended by what they saw. In the words of one of them: 'It's OK for you people' -- meaning us educated types that wear ties -- 'because you understand what's going on. But what about us jerks down below who take it seriously? Aren't you telling us that it's OK to deface books?'"
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