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News

NYC Subway Celebrates 25 Years of ‘Poetry in Motion’

The MTA's 'Poetry in Motion' program is an oft-underappreciated and long-running NYC gem. We're reflecting on this and more in today's Daily Blunt.

News

The Banned Books Michigan Prisoners Aren’t Allowed to Read

Banned books are still a thing, you guys! This, Kurt Andersen's reflections on crazy America, and more - all in today's Daily Blunt.

News

Resistance Reading List: 12 Books Banned by Tucson Schools

Indeed, books are still being banned in this country in the year 2017. This, Shakespeare's never-ending influence, and more - all here in our Daily Blunt.

History

The Ongoing Search for the Books Plundered by Nazis During WWII

Anders Rydell, author of The Book Thieves, reveals that the Nazi regime plundered, rather than burned, the contents of private libraries across Europe.

News

‘Fahrenheit 451’ Permission Slip Cues Response From Daily Show Writer

The best response ever to a Fahrenheit 451 permission slip, Calvin and Hobbes for teachers, and more. Creeping along toward the end of October, here's all you need in your Daily Blunt.

Culture

Liberty and Literature: 7 Bizarrely Banned Books

In the spirit of Banned Books Week, we've composed a list of lesser-known banned titles and the oddball reasons they've been put under the censorship microscope.