6 Things You Won't Believe Got Banned By Modern Governments

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In 1999, the NSA banned Furbie toys from its headquarters because officials feared the interactive talking doll might overhear state secrets and blurt them out to enemies. | Getty

As much as we love thinking of ourselves as the rebellious kids fighting against an oppressive society run by unreasonable old men, the truth is that most things that are illegal are illegal for a reason. Society just doesn't enjoy your public urination as much as you do.

But sometimes, the grownups get it wrong. Hilariously wrong, in fact.

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