Comedy Central Continues Forward as “Cowardly Central”


Last month Comedy Central made headlines by censoring an episode of South Park out of fear for violence from radical Islamists. What was once known as a network that was unafraid of offending anyone has now became a network of cowards. As expected, South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone stood their ground against the [...]

Fatwas for Everyone: Celebrating the First Annual “Everybody Draw Mohammad Day”


Join Reason (via Dan Savage) and HotAir in the First Annual “Everybody Draw Mohammad Day” on May 20. The purpose is threefold: express solidarity with South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone in their current battle against both Islamic intimidation and corporate censorship, celebrate freedom of speech and artistic expression, and widen the death [...]

Fox-al-Arabia News’ O’Reilly Tells Us South Park Was Wrong To Do The Muhammad Shows


Diana West’s column this week calls out Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly’s stance on the squelching of South Park’s satirical allusions to Muhammad, in response to graphic Muslim death threats.  The threats, complete with an image of Theo Van Gogh laying dead on a Dutch street, were directed at South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt [...]

Generation South Park Part 8: Comedy Central Bows to Intimidation


Last night marked the much anticipated second part of a series of South Park episodes that sparked controversy recently. In a post that ran Wednesday, I reported on the death threats targeted at the show’s creators. It appears that the extremist website (Revolution Muslim) harboring the threatening video has been removed. Watch a video here [...]

Generation South Park Part 7: Offended Muslim Audience Threatens Show’s Creators


After being on the air since 1997 it is clear that South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are not afraid to tackle any subject. For years I have appreciated their courage and spent many episodes in side-splitting laughter. However, after thinking about the legitimate threat that real radical fundamentalists present to the free [...]