― http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/07/29/national/main20085453.shtml ∙ http://www.vonnegut.com/news.asp ∙ http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/jul/29/slaughterhouse-five-banned-us-school ∙ Greetings from Ground Zero on this issue. Well, close by. I live in Springfield, about ten miles away from and fifty years ahead of Republic. We used to be only 20 years ahead, but then someone got the bright idea to ban another book from the school's curriculum. This is the same city [...].