David Pescovitz at 11:16 am Wed, Oct 31, 2007
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For the most part, embalming is completely useless, unless you really need the body to be on display for a while, etc.
This animation is teh awesome! I really like the Anubis characters. Anubii?
There was a great episode of Frontline about this on PBS last night.
Cartoon redeems itself by mentioning Mitford’s “The American Way of Death”. Unfortunately nothing seems to have changed in over 40 years since that was published…
Makes me want to play some Funeral Quest.
There was a great book written by Jessica Mitford about this only 44 years ago!
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