Top 10 Gratuitously Provocative Acts

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An obscure church in Florida won global attention when it declared its intent to mark the ninth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks by burning copies of the Koran. It has now backed down, but not before inflaming airwaves the world over. TIME takes a look at groups and people who went to extreme lengths to get their often incendiary, occasionally crazy points across More »