´Political correctness´ cu Tom & Jerry

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Dupa ce in Iran, Tom & Jerry a fost condamnat sa nu mai fie difuzat pe motiv ca Jerry ar fi putin cam evreu , in Anglia vor fi cenzurate unel episoade in care motanul Tom fumeaza!

Tom & JerryThe famous cartoon duo of Tom and Jerry are in trouble in Britain for smoking on screen. Tom & Jerry in trouble in for smoking scenesMedia regulator Ofcom received a complaint from a viewer who took offence at two episodes involving smoking. […] In a bulletin posted online, Ofcom noted “concerns that smoking on television may normalize smoking,” and said that the Turner company, licensee for Boomerang which aired the cartoons, had agreed to edit some smoking scenes out of Tom and Jerry.Via

In 1984 (G. Orwell) arhivele erau permanent modificate pentru a corespunde cu discursul politic al Partidului. Daca azi Partidul zicea ca un lider e tradator, arhivele – inclusiv presa – erau modificate astfel incat respectivul sa fie descris ca tradator; chiar daca fusese ‘cadru de nadejde’.

La chestia asta m-am gandit cand am citit faza cu editarea desenelor animate. Intr-o zi o sa fie interzisa branza si o sa-l puna pe Jerry sa alerge prin filme dupa loboda…