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Saddam's cartoon torture
The Sun ^ | August 27, 2006 | Sara Natham

Posted on 08/27/2006 6:58:48 PM PDT by Central Scrutiniser

Saddam's cartoon torture

By SARA NATHAM TV Editor TOPPLED dictator Saddam Hussein is being tormented in jail – by being forced to watch HIMSELF in South Park.

The evil tyrant is portrayed in the movie version of the cult cartoon as the Devil’s gay lover.

South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut was banned in Iraq on its launch in 1999 for showing Saddam as a homosexual.

The film featured him trying to take over the world with Satan.

He is currently behind bars in Iraq as he stands trial on charges of genocide.

South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone yesterday revealed Saddam is made to watch the movie “repeatedly” by the US Marines guarding him.

Speaking at Edinburgh TV Festival, Matt said: “I have it on pretty good information from the Marines on detail in Iraq that they showed him the movie.

“That’s really adding insult to injury. I bet that made him really happy.”

The American animators also confirmed that Tom Cruise threatened to pull out of all publicity for Mission Impossible III unless Paramount, which also makes South Park, axed a repeat showing of an episode lampooning him.

It showed a Scientologist character called Tom Cruise struggling to come out as gay. Cruise was dumped by Paramount last week.


TOPICS: TV/Movies
KEYWORDS: iraq; prisonersaddam; southpark
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To: Central Scrutiniser

Can't wait to hear the lecture from Kennedy, Kerry & Dubin on this one


21 posted on 08/27/2006 7:07:05 PM PDT by Mo1 (Bolton- "No one has explained how you negotiate a ceasefire with terrorists")
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To: KevinDavis

BTW, the Emmy's just spoofed Tom Cruise in the closet during the opening sequence, and the crowd loved it.

Conan found himself trapped in various shows (Lost, 24, House, The Office), and he runs into Stan's room and into the closet. Then he jumps out "Someone else is in there!!!" And TC pops his head out of the closet.

Funny stuff.

Rumblings that something big and not good is gonna happen to $cientology in the next week or so...


22 posted on 08/27/2006 7:07:38 PM PDT by Central Scrutiniser (I was in the house when the house burnt down.)
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To: Central Scrutiniser
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23 posted on 08/27/2006 7:07:59 PM PDT by ChadGore (VISUALIZE 62,041,268 Bush fans. We Vote.)
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To: Mo1
Can't wait to hear the lecture from Kennedy, Kerry & Dubin on this one

Well they better be carefull or they'll find themselves in starring roles.
24 posted on 08/27/2006 7:08:52 PM PDT by cripplecreek (If stupidity got us into this mess, then why can't it get us out?)
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To: EveningStar

I loved the Saddam Satan love scenes....very hot.


25 posted on 08/27/2006 7:09:05 PM PDT by Feiny (Bite My Dwarf Planet)
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To: shankbear

Nah, once Dirty Harry Reid and friends hear of this they will demand equal time and show Saddam a show he would enjoy and support such as...Bill Maher.


26 posted on 08/27/2006 7:09:08 PM PDT by Phibes
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To: BallyBill

That's what my hubby said,


27 posted on 08/27/2006 7:09:28 PM PDT by netmilsmom (To attack one section of Christianity in this day and age, is to waste time.)
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To: Central Scrutiniser

Best thing I've heard in a long time!


28 posted on 08/27/2006 7:11:09 PM PDT by wallace144
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To: Phibes

Bill Maher. Now that's torture.


29 posted on 08/27/2006 7:12:03 PM PDT by ChadGore (VISUALIZE 62,041,268 Bush fans. We Vote.)
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To: KevinDavis
Is that you?...OC, Old Cracker. :D
30 posted on 08/27/2006 7:16:32 PM PDT by skinkinthegrass (Just b/c your paranoid; Doesn't mean they're NOT out to get you. :^)
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To: Central Scrutiniser

Looking forward to watching that... The Emmys start here in a little bit. Do we see Matt or Trey on the red carpet? How much attention should I pay to this?


31 posted on 08/27/2006 7:16:33 PM PDT by HairOfTheDog (Head On. Apply directly to the forehead!)
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To: Central Scrutiniser

Respect my authority, beotch!


32 posted on 08/27/2006 7:18:44 PM PDT by WV Mountain Mama (Good luck Andre! I hope you go out with a win, you're a great tennis player & even greater man.)
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To: skinkinthegrass; All

f*** no....


33 posted on 08/27/2006 7:20:27 PM PDT by KevinDavis (http://www.cafepress.com/spacefuture)
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To: Begin
What's the deal with these pics hidden in your post?


9 posted on 08/27/2006 7:01:24 PM PDT by Begin (Mister, we could use a man like Ronald Reagan again.)

34 posted on 08/27/2006 7:23:03 PM PDT by varyouga (I no longer fear death. I only fear the day when the DUmmies take over.)
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To: KevinDavis
Why do people here hate South Park???

What is South Park? Is that in Illinois?

35 posted on 08/27/2006 7:24:33 PM PDT by Cobra64 (All we get are lame ideas from Republicans and lame criticism from dems about those lame ideas.)
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To: HairOfTheDog

Ahh the Emmys. My mother just called and said "Flight 93" is getting crapped on. Any surprise?


36 posted on 08/27/2006 7:25:48 PM PDT by Phibes
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To: BallyBill

Yeah, but we can hope that it's true.


37 posted on 08/27/2006 7:28:48 PM PDT by FreedomPoster (Guns themselves are fairly robust; their chief enemies are rust and politicians) (NRA)
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To: varyouga

Yeah I was wondering that too. Noticed the line and checked the source.


38 posted on 08/27/2006 7:31:10 PM PDT by Crazieman (The Democratic Party: Culture of Treason)
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To: KevinDavis
Why do people here hate South Park???

Whenever you have a cross section of people some are going to like it, some are go hate it. Me? I love SP, I think it is one of the most creative shows going and they poke fun at everyone!

My favorite is stil the one about NAMBLA, you know the North American Marlon Brando Look-a-likes.

39 posted on 08/27/2006 8:46:33 PM PDT by Michael.SF.
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To: Cobra64; KevinDavis
Why do people here hate South Park???

What is South Park? Is that in Illinois?

FreeRepublic is a big tent that encompasses a larger politcal spectrum than Dems would like to admit.

South Park's creators are Libertarians. Other Libertarians seem to love them, at the other end of the spectrum are Fundamentalist Christians who are justifiably offended by South Park.

There's a lot of in between.

Here's a picture of me in South Park, Colorado.


40 posted on 08/27/2006 9:04:46 PM PDT by TC Rider (The United States Constitution 1791. All Rights Reserved.)
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