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Sky News Won’t Show Charlie Hebdo Cover But Showed Playboy Featuring Virgin Mary

January 14, 2015

When Charlie Hebdo editor Caroline Fourest recently appeared on Sky News and tried to display the magazine’s new cover which features a Mohammed cartoon, the channel quickly cut away in an act of cowardice disguised as tolerance.

Watch the video below via Twitchy…


As you’ll see below, Sky News wasn’t always so shy about showing controversial magazine covers which might offend the sensibilities of religious viewers.

Here’s a report from Sky News in 2008…

‘Nude Mary’ Spurs Playboy Apology

A nude model resembling the Virgin Mary on the cover of the Mexican edition of Playboy Magazine has prompted the US firm to apologise.

The publication hit newsstands on December 1, only days before a major Mexican festival dedicated to the mother of Jesus.

The cover shows a model wearing nothing but a white cloth over her head and breasts.

Here’s a screen capture in case this report suddenly disappears…

No hiding the cover there, huh? And no one was murdered!

I’ll give Jim Treacher the final word…

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