Even Hollywood is Running Scared of this Adminstration
They wonder why all the award shows have had ratings drops this year. With 7 second delays on the broadcasts and the censorship of what is said especially now that it is politically incorrect to lampoon this administration. People watched for the spontaneity, the surprise that is no more. This is just one example:
ABC executives have forced Robin Williams to drop a comic song from the Oscars show that might well have proved one of the most political and racy numbers of the broadcast, despite the fact that the network and the show's host, Chris Rock, have been promoting the night as anything but tame.
Mr. Williams, the presenter of the Academy Award for best animated feature, decided last week that his one minute on stage would be a prime time to lampoon the conservative critic James C. Dobson, whose group Focus on the Family last month criticized the cartoon character SpongeBob SquarePants for appearing in a video about tolerance that the group called "pro-homosexual."
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