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Goodbye bookstores, hello pods of near-nakedness [video]

August 17, 2011 |  5:41 pm
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Borders Goes Out of Business
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Tuesday night, when you were reading, (author) John Hodgman appeared on "The Daily Show" with (author) Jon Stewart to riff about the closure of Borders, and what it means for bookstores. Instead of the traditional bookstore, he suggests, how about sealable pods, where customers can strip down to their underwear and download books just like they do at home? All this and more in the clip above.

-- Carolyn Kellogg

 

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