Will The Toronto Fire Department Go Around Burning Books Next?


http://torontopubliclibrary.typepad.com/programming/2013/02/a-firefighters-take-on-fahrenheit-451.html
In Ray Bradbury's novel, 'Fahrenheit 451,' the duty of the fire department is to go around burning books so that the government could dictate what people think through other forms of media.

Now the Toronto Fire Department has taken it upon itself to police what its firefighters are saying on Twitter. 3 have been fired for alleged sexist comments. Some have pointed out, however, that they were just repeating jokes from sitcoms...

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