Today is Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. Here’s what you need to know:
The Harry Potter book series just got moved to the restricted section of a Catholic school’s library in Nashville.
The generation-defining fictional book series magically jumped back into headlines this week, after a St. Edward Catholic School pastor sent an email to his staff claiming the book’s spells are real.
While other reasons factored into the decision, including that the books' protagonists "promote a Machiavellian approach to achieving the ends they desire," it was met with widespread criticism on the internet.
News from The Post:
Keep up to date with where crimes are happening in Athens. (The Post)
Need a quick, easy, cheap meal? Here are some cheap meals and snacks you can make in the dorm. (The Post)
Opinion: Textbook prices aid in the gatekeeping of knowledge in college. (The Post)
Scores and Game Times:
Here’s a stock watch of Ohio’s football players after week one. (The Post)
Here’s how many Ohio players are in the NFL after the 2019 cuts. (The Post)
Today will be partly cloudy with a 20% chance of late morning thunderstorms. The high will be 79 degrees. (Courtesy of Scalia Lab)
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