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Day By Day© by Chris Muir.

Wednesday, October 05, 2005

Political Correctness Gone Wild: Pooh on Piglet Edition

Muslims win toy pigs ban

NOVELTY pig calendars and toys have been banned from a council office — in case they offend Muslim staff.

Workers in the benefits department at Dudley Council, West Midlands, were told to remove or cover up all pig-related items, including toys, porcelain figures, calendars and even a tissue box featuring Winnie the Pooh and Piglet.

Give me a break.

Should we ban little Buddas and other trinkets that denote religions other than Islam for fear of insulting them?

Frankly, I'm offended.


There is also hoopla about the use of the St. George flag, which was used by Crusaders 700 years ago.

Let's take it a step further.

You know the current UK flag? the Union Jack?
This one:

Do you know where it comes from?

From the combination of St. George's flag:

And the Scottish flag:

Anyone offended yet?