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UCL offers a free Jeremy Bentham head to all students past and present (photo)

ANYONE want to own the head of Jeremy Bentham? After his death, the philosopher and jurist was preserved. His ‘Auto-Icon’ sits in a wooden cabinet, at the end of the South Cloisters of the main building of Univerity College London. Now you can own his head.

UCL almni relations are offering scholar a free head to “inspire radical thinking”. It’s also useful for keeping your Rizlas from blowing away…

Spotter: Ben Goldacre


Posted: 14th, August 2012 | In: Strange But True | Comment