BBC - Christmas song edit - PC madness?
Tue Dec 18 15:05:56 EST 2007
> Apparently, BBC's Radio 1 program has cut out the word "faggot" from
> the song "Fairytale of New York," by the Irish band The Pogues and
> singer Kirsty MacColl.
Per Jerry Doyle, on last night's how, in a recent TV airing of the movie
"Midway", the word "G**k" was overdubbed with the word "Goober"
Ten years ago, on a New York TV station, late at night, a Peter
Sellers' Pink Panther movie had a sound effect (farting) removed from
one scene. (Imagine how humorless the campfire scene from Blazing
Saddles would be.)
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