Category Archives: Book Banning

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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Some Fries With Your Stupid?

This Exists When patriot Mike rescues feminist Ricki from a post-Trump rally riot, the clash of opposites sets off sparks between them. But the gentleman giant refuses to leave the side of the spunky half-pint until he and his pickup … Continue reading

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Poll: US Not Cool With Book Burning, Who Knew?

It’s a small thing, but a thing nonetheless: Americans overwhelmingly reject the idea of banning books about history or race. One reason for that: a big majority also say teaching about the history of race in America makes students understand … Continue reading

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Report: Children Anthology of Fascism Planned

  It’s a little early for Bedtime Reading, but these books really fit the category: A conservative children’s book startup has begun publishing a series focused on conservative icons and what it views as childhood role models, including former President … Continue reading

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GOP: Accusations Are Confessions, Part Infinity

I’m telling you, Republicans project more than the 20-screen multiplex at the mall: A Missouri man who sought to ban several LGBTQ books from schools for depicting sexual content is now facing a felony charge of second-degree child molestation. Ryan … Continue reading

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And It’s Started

Guys – We have our new image of the Nazi’s burning books: This happened about a mile from my house tonight. Book burning. Harry Potter. Twilight. Anything else deemed demonic. Some say to ignore the madman who leads this congregation. … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in Texas, America’s Lab for Bad Policy…

…meet Stephen Balch,  the guy who is going to revise Texas social studies curriculum standards: This is Stephen Balch. He’s a conspiracy theorist who called Biden’s election a “literal coup” and pushes White Replacement Theory. The Texas State Board of Education … Continue reading

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MAGA Mom Wants Books Banned (Parody… or is it?)

Comic Vinny Thomas channels his inner suburban mother: We would like these books removed immediately pic.twitter.com/Ei1LuVLPdc — Vinny Thomas (@vinn_ayy) January 30, 2022

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News That Will Drive You to Drink

Happy Hour News Guys, a school in Tennessee banned Maus, which is a graphic novel of the Holocaust: Reading “Maus” was formative for me. But decades later, other public school students in Tennessee will be denied that same experience. Despite it … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News The Texas bounty-hunting gambit is taking all kinds of shapes and forms: [Oklahoma’s] SB 1142 would allow parents who believed their child’s school was carrying a book in violation of the law to “submit a written request … Continue reading

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