Category Archives: Book Banning

Florida: Whose Book Is Banned Today?

A school in the the failed state of Floriduh (where else?) has banned students from reading Amanda Gorman’s very inspiring poem, ‘The Hill We Climb’ that she read at President Handsome Joe Biden’s inauguration: Amanda Gorman slammed officials at a … Continue reading

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What’s Missouri Up To Now?

Republicans in Satan’s Hallow, er, Missouri has decided to defund the libraries because: REASONS. Missouri House Republicans vote to defund libraries Missouri House Republicans voted to defund all of the state’s public libraries, in a proposed $45.6 billion state budget … Continue reading

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Iceberg Ahead, Republicans!

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) email thingie ledes with a stark warning to Republicans that the results of the election on Tuesday is a warning shot: The short history of post-Dobbs electoral politics is pretty clear. Since the … Continue reading

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Here’s Some Stupid To Start Your Day

It seems that there’s lotsa one-handed reading in the Bible: A Utah parent says the Bible contains porn and should be removed from school libraries. Here’s their full challenge. Frustrated by the books being removed from school libraries, a Utah … Continue reading

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Some Fries With Your Stupid, Gov. DisHonest?

Freudian slip — Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) March 10, 2023 Dr. Freud says that’s the Grand Canyon of Freudian slips.

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Report from Florida: Literacy Today

Fahrenheit 451 was an inspiration to unlikable whiney, nasal-voiced Gov. DeSanctimonious: Hide your books to avoid felony charges, Fla. schools tell teachers Students arrived in some Florida public school classrooms this month to find their teachers’ bookshelves wrapped in paper … Continue reading

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Midday Palate Cleanser

Average orange cat…🐈🐾😅 — 𝕐o̴g̴ (@Yoda4ever) November 8, 2022 Surprises abound today.

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Some Fries With Your Stupid, Texas?

Be proud, Texas: Texas banned more books from school libraries this past year than any other state in the nation, targeting titles centering on race, racism, abortion and LGBTQ representation and issues. .

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Oklahoma: It’s fine.

We need a little backstory before we can begin today’s lesson. Summer Boismier, a teacher in Oklahoma, upon the passage of a high school book-banning law, gave her students the top-secret and heretofore unknown URL of the Brooklyn Public Library … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News When Possum Hollar tells you who they are, believe them the first time: WATCH: “I WOULD BURN ‘EM.” 😳 Carrying Speaker @CSexton25’s last-minute school libraries takeover, Jerry Sexton admits he wants to BURN LIBRARY BOOKS he hates📚 … Continue reading

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