Jessamine county has very little in common with me

You probably saw this on the tubes today. Library workers in Jessamine County Kentucky [a library system I’ve featured in talks before, though I can’t remember why] got fired when it was discovered they’d colluded to sort of permanently check out graphic novels to keep kids form being able to check them out Please feel free to read more

Amusingly, the graphic novel in question was Alan Moore’s The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: The Black Dossier. Yesterday was his birthday.

2 comments for “Jessamine county has very little in common with me

  1. 20Nov09 at 8:25

    Gaiman has the best roundup of the incident that I’ve seen so far. About halfway down this post: http://journal.neilgaiman.com/2009/11/local-man-in-hate-mail-outrage-shock.html

  2. KathyS
    24Nov09 at 1:00

    ‘”People prayed over me while I was reading it because I did not want those images in my head,” she says.’ *snort*

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