Waterstone's throws book at blogger

<p>The dismissal of a long-time Waterstone's employee for comments on his satirical website unleashed a flood of media coverage this week.</p><p>Joe Gordon, bookseller at Waterstone's Edinburgh Princes Street East End branch for 11 years, was dismissed last week following comments about the company on the Woolamaloo Gazette (www.woolamaloo.org.uk).</p><p>The story made national newspaper headlines, with the Scotsman and the Guardian claiming it was the first instance of a blogger being sacked from his job in Britain. The Guardian said that despite postings venting Gordon's frustration at h...

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