"Can't understand this. In my bookshelf the Satanic Verses are peacefully embraced by Bible and Koran, and there is no trouble at all. A very touching picture."
And what is it you can't understand?
Anyone who would not know that selling books implicates touching books.
Sounds paradoxical, indeed.
Although it's logic.
And the moral of the story?
Daily washing doesn't guarantee clean brains.