We spotted this shelf in a neighborhood bookstore recently:
I mean, we could write a whole little clever bit about this being a sign of the times. Or go with a snotty "dummies" book angle. But instead, we just imagine one person purchasing all of these in order over the years. Left to right or right to left, either way there's a magical little story in there for all of us . . . (Mrs. Burg really prefers the story told right to left.)*
*So sorry about the photo quality, but we had to take this on the sly with our phone.