Tuesday 16 October 2018

Think Blazing Saddles would be made today? Think again...

Comedy classic: Mel Brooks' Blazing Saddles would not pass the PC test today
Comedy classic: Mel Brooks' Blazing Saddles would not pass the PC test today
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

Think you know your comedy?

Well, have a read of these two statements and see if you can tell which one was made by a comedian and which wasn't.

The first one goes something like this: "We do not believe the harassment of women or that misogyny dressed up as 'banter' is pushing any kind of boundary whatsoever...Pushing boundaries would be attacking the cultural, political, economic and religious systems that create gender inequality."

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