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Fifty Shades Of Business
Forbes ^ | 7/25/2012 | Steve Cooper

Posted on 07/25/2012 10:24:59 AM PDT by Robwin

...the Damson Dene Hotel [London], a 40-bedroom retreat that has made the bold decision to replace the Gideon Bible in each room with the smash hit “Fifty Shades of Grey” by E. L. James.

On his blog Innkeeper Jonathan Denby explained the decision noting the world is a more secular place, no one reads the bible (some even dislike that it’s in their room), and that “Fifty Shades of Grey” is something everyone seems to want to read at the moment.

(Excerpt) Read more at forbes.com ...


TOPICS: Religion; Society
KEYWORDS: bible; books; commerce
This may be a cheap publicity stunt but that it is even being contemplated captures the spiritual decline of the West in stark terms.
1 posted on 07/25/2012 10:25:05 AM PDT by Robwin
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To: Robwin

GOD has been pretty much deported from the United Kingdom..
They may regret that...


2 posted on 07/25/2012 11:29:02 AM PDT by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole..)
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To: Robwin

I’d rather read the ingredients for bologna.


3 posted on 07/25/2012 8:58:25 PM PDT by West Texas Chuck (Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. That should be a convenience store, not a Government Agency.)
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