Archive for April 15th, 2009

Virginia WoolfIt is not enough that Amazon.com temporarily put Virginia Woolf’s books in the adult category. Now she, along with the condom, is being blamed for the “promiscuity” of today’s society.

At least that is what Dr. Phillip Jensen, the Anglican Dean of Sydney, Australia, told the  Sydney Morning Herald on April 10.

“In terms of adultery, in terms of divorce, in terms of grandchildren, yes we are in big trouble as a society because of the sexual revolution,” he said.  “It came out of Virginia Woolf and that crowd (in England in the early 20th century).”

If Woolf was still around, she would probably be laughing at this silly dust-up. After all, she did say, “The older one grows, the more one likes indecency.”

Read the full story here.

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