Weekend Links: America's Most Surprising Banned Books

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Schools and libraries are quick to ban books for explicit language and objectionable content, but some of these titles were pulled for more questionable reasons. (The dictionary? Really?)

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The Living Opera Organ features an oversized foot-operated keyboard and a surprising mechanism for producing the right notes.

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"Bohemian Gravity" is an a capella cover of Queen's classic rock anthem featuring string theory, a sock puppet, and one inspired physics grad student singing ALL the parts. It is, in short, a masterpiece.

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A cluttered desk may be the sign of a creative (but possibly irresponsible) mind.

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Where are they now? The guy who hanged Saddam Hussein.

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"Mr. Incredibeard" takes facial hair grooming to new creative heights.

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Everyone procrastinates sometimes. Are you a Snacker, a Napper, a Cleaner, a List Maker, or a Panicker?

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September 21, 2013 - 9:00am
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