Books Are Awfully Decorative
If you do not read this post's title with jaw-clenched sarcasm, you have some movie watching to do!
Via Irregular Times: The Infinite Vapidity of Books as Visual Props
This piece of conceptual art is conceptually stunted, going only a short distance beyond the statement of a person who buys Reader’s Digest condensed editions to place on their shelves to add a sense of refinement to their knick knacks.
I don't know how many actual* dates I've been on in which the other party to has proclaimed the bookshelf beauty of books without actually taking the time to read what is in those books. Very aggravating!
*Actual dates as opposed to the much more numerous bootycalls in which discussion is kept at a minimum.