Is comedy scared of offending Islam?





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Uploaded on Apr 3, 2008

From: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainm...
Comedian and writer Ben Elton has said the BBC is too "scared" to broadcast jokes about Muslims for fear of provoking radical Islamists.

Elton, in an interview with Christian magazine Third Way, added that the broadcaster would "let vicar gags pass but would not let imam gags pass".

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However, I went up to Mount Sensible, and I saw a bespectacled man who passed me a couple of tablets and said "Lo! For I am simply changing my host and not to worry about it".

So there you go. No conspiracy. Got me worried though!

PS - apologies for messing up he name and calling her Monica not Mona. Was in a hurry!


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