Latest Banned Book: the Dictionary January 27, 2010Posted by pupfiction in InformationIssues.
Tags: banned books, california, dictionary, Guardian, information
No, it’s not April Fool’s Day. I am serious. Southern California schools have banned Merriam Webster’s 10th edition dictionary for its “sexually graphic” description of oral sex. Last time I checked, it was the purpose of the dictionary to describe things as graphically as possible. And “sexually”, um…yeah…it’s a definition of oral sex. Can’t see how they could have gotten around that one…