Posts tagged ‘banned’

Smoking in public buildings first banned in 1940s

While British and American tobacco companies are in the headlines often, China actually is the world’s largest cigarette producer. Almost 50% of […]

07/12/2010. Category: did you know. Tags: ,

Banned books

Joyce Joyce started writing Ulysses in 1907 and finished 15 years later. It is considered the greatest novel of the 20th century. […]

05/01/2010. Category: literature. Tags: , ,

Songs that were once banned

Dean Martin’s “Wham bam, thank you Ma’am” was banned in 1951. Bob Dylan’s 1976 album Hard Rain was banned in many countries […]

03/10/2010. Category: music. Tags: ,