Category: banning

Christmas/Religion (not actually) banned from Stamps…

You can tell Christmas is coming – as I have seem my first ‘Christmas banned by political correctness’ story: even if it turns out to be wholly false… http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/greenslade/2010/nov/01/sundayexpress-royal-mail gives the details… Links to past examples of claims […]

  banning 2 November 2010  

Mocking?

I noticed at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-11300552 that: “An ice cream company banned from using an advert displaying a pregnant nun has vowed to position similar posters in London in time for the Pope’s visit. Antonio Federici’s advert showed a pregnant […]

  adverts 15 September 2010  

Christmas Puzzle Link and usual ‘Christmas banned’ nonsense

Peter Cave has a Christmas puzzle for the entertainment of philosophers at http://continuumphilosophy.typepad.com/continuum_philosophy/2009/12/guest-post-peter-caves-seasonal-puzzle-1.html – enjoy See previous links at http://r-p-e.blogspot.com/2007/12/festive-philosophy.html for stories on banning Christmas, etc- expect usual tabloid versions this year too… Dave

  banning 17 December 2009