14 April 2006

Muhammad

South Park's broadcaster, Comedy Central, last night refused to show a scene depicting Muhammad, the Islamic prophet, in an episode which satirised the controversy created by a Danish newspaper's publishing of caricatures of Muhammad. Comedy Central did, however, allow South Park to show "an image of Jesus Christ* defecating on President Bush and the American flag" in the same episode.
In other news, here's a picture of Muhammad on display at the United States Supreme Court building:



Update
And via RealPolitics:


* No, I don't know who is either. Sources close to the Christian community inform me that he was the faith's Messiah before they started worshipping money and young boys.

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