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31st Oct '16 5:33:52 PM legendaryweredragon
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* "Welcome to ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'', where bad comics burn." Usually Linkara only metaphorically burns comic books, but he has done it literally a few times to comics that were especially bad.

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* "Welcome to ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'', where bad comics burn." Usually Linkara only metaphorically figuratively burns comic books, but he has done it literally a few times to comics that were especially bad.
31st Oct '16 2:09:01 PM legendaryweredragon
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* "Welcome to ''WebVideo/AtopTheFourthWall'', where bad comics burn." Usually Linkara only metaphorically burns comic books, but he has done it literally a few times to comics that were especially bad.
6th Oct '16 2:28:40 PM Jatboy1000
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* Happens in ''TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'' episode ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame]]'' The Blame]] when [[MoralGuardians Felicity]] learns that books can be as dangerous as video games.

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* Happens in ''TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'' episode ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame]]'' ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame The Blame]] Blame]]'' when [[MoralGuardians Felicity]] learns that books can be as dangerous as video games.
6th Oct '16 2:28:15 PM Jatboy1000
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* Happens in ''TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'' episode ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame The Blame]] when [[MoralGuardians Felicity]] learns that books can be as dangerous as video games.

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* Happens in ''TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'' episode ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame]]'' The Blame]] when [[MoralGuardians Felicity]] learns that books can be as dangerous as video games.
6th Oct '16 2:27:56 PM Jatboy1000
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* Happens in ''TheAmazingWorldOfGumball'' episode ''[[Recap/TheAmazingWorldOfGumballS4E35TheBlame The Blame]] when [[MoralGuardians Felicity]] learns that books can be as dangerous as video games.
6th Oct '16 2:44:58 AM foxley
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* ''Film/TheUncanny'': In "Quebec province, 1975", Joan burns Lucy's books on witchcraft. This is a particularly cruel and heartless thing to do, as the books are one of the few things Lucy has left to remember her mother by.
25th Sep '16 12:16:16 AM Chabal2
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* In ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade'', at one point Indy finds himself at Nazi rally where they are burning books. As an archeologist, he can't be happy about it, but he's trying to blend in so he doesn't do anything about it. He does get his father's Grail diary signed by Hitler though.

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* In ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade'', at ''Film/IndianaJonesAndTheLastCrusade'':
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one point Indy finds himself at Nazi rally where they are burning books. As an archeologist, he can't be happy about it, but he's trying to blend in so he doesn't do anything about it. He does get his father's Grail diary signed by Hitler though. [[spoiler:Elsa is in tears at the destruction, but Indy points out she still followed the Nazis willingly.]]
** And this comeback from Jones Sr.:
--> "... goose-stepping morons like you should try reading books instead of ''burning'' them!"
10th Sep '16 7:41:28 AM drakensis
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* In the ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'' story ''Fanfic/WearingRobertsCrown'' the High Septon argues in favour of this for a scandalous new book hot off the presses. Jon Arryn notes that Robert Baratheon isn't inclined to ban books. It's later indicated Robert wrote the book himself.
20th Aug '16 9:17:46 PM Whitewings
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* In the disclaimer at the front of the modern horror RPG ''Beyond the Supernatural'', Erick Wujcik states that "[i]f anything in this book offends you, please feel free to buy and burn as many copies as you wish. Bulk discounts are available."
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4th Aug '16 8:38:13 AM Dravencour
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** Following the end of the Second World War, the famous quote from ''Almansor'' was engraved on a memorial that was erected at the site of the infamous Nazi book-burnings of 1933 at Berlin's Opernplatz (which is now called Bebelplatz). ''Almansor'' was among the works by Jewish authors that was consigned to the flames -- and as we all know, [[FromBadToWorse the Nazis didn't stop with books]].

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** Following the end of the Second World War, the famous quote from ''Almansor'' was engraved on a memorial that was erected at the site of the infamous Nazi book-burnings of 1933 at Berlin's Opernplatz (which is now called Bebelplatz). ''Almansor'' was among the many works by Jewish authors that was were consigned to the flames -- and as we all know, [[FromBadToWorse the Nazis didn't stop stop]] [[UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust with just books]].
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