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"Think before you speak. Read before you think." 9/8/17

Browse Germany's 'Parthenon' of Banned Books

In Kassel, Germany, at the very site where Nazis once burned over 2,000 books by Jewish and marxist writers, one artist has built a colossal tribute to free speech. The "Parthenon of Books" is a giant temporary replica of the famous Greek temple in Athens, and it's covered by more than 100,000 books that have been banned at various stages throughout history.

Riding (Horses) for Compton

Hidden among the homes and businesses of Compton sits an unlikely stable. At The Compton Jr. Posse, kids from the neighborhood learn to ride and care for horses. Shola Oyefeso, a member of the group, says she's proud to ride for Compton, and though the horses are donated, that doesn't change the bond riders have with them. 

Nicholas With the Good Hair: Meet New York's Master Wigmaker

Nicholas Piazza has been in the hair business for 50 years, creating intricate handmade wigs from human hair. Piazza's wigs take from five to six weeks to complete, with each strand of hair delicately crocheted by hand. If Marilyn Monroe, Jackie Kennedy Onassis, and Lena Horne have all been clients, you know a wig from Piazza is a definite 'DO.

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