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Check out these hilarious textbook pictures that somehow slipped through the cracks.  I have to say, it’s no wonder today’s kids aren’t too bright. Daily Mail has the full story: Textbooks are designed to inform rather than entertain – whether they’re guiding you through algebra or the difference between stalactites and stalagmites. But these images …

Texas authorities have banned nearly 15,000 books from state prisons and in 2011,  a report by the Texas Civil Rights Project indicated that books can be banned from local prison facilities for six reasons. Those reasons include “sexually explicit images,” encouragement of “deviant criminal sexual behavior,” and information on“criminal schemes.”. While these may seem like legitimate reasons, …