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cartoon fury continues unabated

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(CNN) — Islamic anger over newspaper cartoons depicting the Prophet Mohammed continues to spread internationally, with thousands of protesters rallying while some of their number torched the Danish consulate in Beirut.

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What if Christians flipped out everytime Family Guy made fun of Christianity?  or the Simpsons showed Homer talking to God?  Or the innumerable editorial cartoons in the papers?

Why is torching something Option A for a lot of people?

update: and in a tangentially related story…

Britney Spears’ planned appearance on hit TV show Will & Grace has sparked anger from Christian campaigners the American Family Association (AFA). The Mississippi-based group are calling for the episode to be cancelled amid claims the storyline will see Spears star as a TV host for a program named ‘Cruci-fixin’s.’

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Written by arnold

February 5, 2006 at 11:29 am

Posted in Politics

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