The novel has been banned after having been assigned as summer reading in a district under fire for school prayer
Your latest in North Carolina asshattery.
“It was a hard read,” said board chair Tommy McDonald, who voted in favor of the ban.
That says all you ever need to know about the people in charge of education there.
I truly feel terrible for the people who live in the old Confederacy, who *do not* want to party like it’s 1955.
The rest of them can go fuck themselves.
Image description: This is an animation of the Aurora Australis (Southern Lights), eight days after a record-setting solar flare sent a shower of charged particles towards Earth. From Earth, this glowing ring would appear as a curtain of light shimmering across the night sky.
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