Question: English & Literature

Why was Montag's capture depicted on the TV even though he had escaped?
In English & Literature | Asked by bookragstutor
Asked from the Fahrenheit 451 study pack

The firemen needed a better ending for the day's events, so they showed a body. It was more beneficial to them to have a body than to have the right person. Besides it would have made them look bad to have been outwitted by the 'criminal'. 

MHood2 | 1490 days ago