Scholastic Pulls Big Coal-Sponsored Kids Guide To Energy

Scholastic Pulls Big Coal-Sponsored Kids Guide To Energy

For three years, kids around the country have been learning about where their electricity originates from a book called The United States of Energy, published by Scholastic with sponsorship from the unbiased people at the American Coal Foundation. Yesterday, after the book’s contents became the object of some public ridicule and scorn, Scholastic announced it would no longer be offering the title. [More]

Harry Potter And The Missing Pages

Harry Potter And The Missing Pages

Several hundred copies of Harry Potter are missing pages; a handful are without entire chapters. We have yet to observe it on the subway, but reports suggest that is a consensus reaction to the absent pages: screaming.