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Old 12-07-2012, 07:38 AM   #1
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... Employees at Random House — from top editors to mailroom clerks — are getting a $5,000 Christmas bonus thanks to the runaway success of its racy best seller “Fifty Shades of Grey.” ...
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Old 12-07-2012, 10:11 AM   #2
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Congrats to all the employees who get this nice bonus.
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For a moment I thought they will get bonus like in the book
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Old 12-07-2012, 11:49 PM   #4
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Wow.

I guess the CEOs got a little bump in their lives and wanted to share the wealth.
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If anyone is interested in lit crit of 50 Shades, I recommend this book

Talking Sense About Fifth Shades of Gray: Fandom, Feminism, and BDSM

I have no connection to the author - I just have enjoyed Lennard's commentary on genre fiction. (it's rare that anyone takes genre fiction seriously and lovingly at the same time.)
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We need to put a stop to this 50 Shades. It's caused a nightmare...

There is now a book titled 50 Shades of Alice in Wonderland published on Amazon. This is just wrong. It needs to stop.
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