Ghastly poetry glut looms!: "If we proceed cautiously and assume an average of 50 poems per publication per year, more than 100,000 poems will be published in 2010. -- The New Math of Poetry [And it gets worse! ] HT: Maggies.

Can't we designate a landfill where we can dump all these poems along with all street mimes?

Posted by Don Rodrigo at February 25, 2010 4:30 PM

It would seem that old slate mines in Wales might be available.

Posted by Pete Madsen at February 26, 2010 1:44 PM

Sorry about exceeding the obscenity limits - that memory still gets me up at night.

I am so not cut out to be a miner.

Posted by Mikey NTH at February 26, 2010 2:33 PM