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Should Jokes About Minorities Be Off Limits?


Ofcom, the communications regulator of the United Kingdom, has concluded that comedian Jimmy Carr was in breach of the code of conduct when he cracked the following joke on… 887 more words

Scars & Appearance

Jimmy Carr at Hamer Hall

Saw Jimmy Carr this week at Hamer Hall and, wow, you do feel uncomfortable during the jokes. Most of the content was around sex (a pickup line “have you met my friend, Chloroform?”) and it was packed full of innuendo, puns and just plain old wrong that you had to laugh at. 170 more words

Comedy

Small minded TV censors...High priests of political correctness at Ofcom ban jokes about dwarves

Read more Ofcom Watch at MelonFarmers.co.uk

See  article from stakeholders.ofcom.org.uk

The One Show
BBC1, 4 November 2015, 19:00

The One Show is a daily magazine programme broadcast every weekday in the early evening on BBC1.

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Ofcom

Jimmy Carr gets the BBC into trouble with 'dwarf' joke on The One Show

Ofcom have ruled that a joke made by Jimmy Carr on BBC One’s The One Show in November was in ‘breach’ of the broadcasting code of conduct. 349 more words

TV

Eventful | Funny Business

Last Monday, my friends and I went to see Jimmy Carr live at Sydney’s State Theatre. It was a fun two hours of non-stop laughs. 136 more words

Sydney

Nevermind Watchdown: S14E4 or IT'S GETTING BUC-CAN-EER! SO TAKE OFF ALL YOUR CLOTHES!

As if this season didn’t have enough momentum already, here comes a Jimmy Carr episode.

Tony Wilson, famous record promoter, is back with us. New players are Alistair Griffin, who was on Fame Academy, and Carol Decker, who was in T’Pau. 539 more words

Mark Lamarr Era

Jimmy Carr

In a battle of wit and words, Jimmy Carr would win every time. Heck, he was just crowned as the Roastmasters Invitational Champion for his uncanny ability to think on his feet, and the teenage Jimmy in the schoolyard surely wouldn’t have been far behind. 755 more words

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