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Old 06-23-2009, 09:47 AM   #1
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Books on toilet paper?

The NYT had this story today. A Japanese company is publishing books on toilet rolls. Flush it away when you've read it but isn't the ink dangerous?
http://themoment.blogs.nytimes.com/2...hroom-reading/
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Old 06-23-2009, 09:56 AM   #2
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Cool! Though, I don't read japanese...
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Old 06-23-2009, 10:57 AM   #3
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The Japanese have a long tradition (?) of printing reading material on toilet paper. If you are studying the Japanese language, you can get toilet paper printed with the kanji alphabet characters to help you study at any hour of the day. Also, Hello Kitty toiliet paper.
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Old 06-23-2009, 11:23 AM   #4
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We've plenty of printed toilet paper here too, but never a book.

We do have sudoku though...

http://www.hebbeding.nl/product/37/s...letpapier.html
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Old 06-23-2009, 11:27 AM   #5
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Better print books on toilet paper than use ebook readers for wiping...
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Old 06-23-2009, 11:27 AM   #6
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I bet you could only get "crappy" novels.

Or, if you were the author, and you were forced to eat your own words, you'd be a potty mouth....
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Old 06-23-2009, 11:31 AM   #7
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Better print books on toilet paper than use ebook readers for wiping...
That would hurt...
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Old 06-23-2009, 01:15 PM   #8
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It will never be a success without page numbers and a back light. Oh and folders we need folders.
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You can fold it
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Old 06-23-2009, 01:27 PM   #10
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It will never be a success without page numbers and a back light. Oh and folders we need folders.
But it will have native PeeDF support (bad pun - I know it!)
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Old 06-23-2009, 02:20 PM   #11
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if you buy the Amazon brand it comes with WizzerNet!

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Old 06-23-2009, 02:35 PM   #12
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Unfortunately in order to get published on toilet paper your book has to be either Number One or Number Two on the bestseller list...
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Some books seem to have been written with this medium in mind.
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Old 06-23-2009, 03:40 PM   #14
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Old 06-23-2009, 06:07 PM   #15
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Why not paper towel books too?

Having fun here, it would be kind of fun to say "I wiped up the floor with Amazon today".
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