'Captain Underpants' Causes Controversy

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Dav Pilkey’s much adored series, Captain Underpants, which is about a heartless school principal who—when hypnotized—becomes a kindly superhero dressed only in a cape and a pair of underpants made the #1 spot on the American Library Association’s annual list of most-challenged books, yet again. This is the second year in a row it has topped the list.

The full list has been given below.

1. Captain Underpants (series) by Dav Pilkey

2. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

3. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

4. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

5. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

6. A Bad Boy Can Be Good for A Girl by Tanya Lee Stone

7. Looking for Alaska by John Green

8. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

9. Bless Me Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya

10. Bone (series) by Jeff Smith

The human evolution, starting with the sperm 

credit to cpcardude2001 and the creators of Captain Underpants, geniuses 

But we still don’t know where you came from, Eric

well Jon, that’s because the sperm that created me wasn’t shaped like Captain Underpants. And I like it how you put the tags how to draw and sperm right next to each other.

To attract pervs like you

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The 2013 Challenged and Banned Book List compiled by the ALA

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