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Flintstones censored in United Arab Emirates [Jul. 11th, 2009|09:46 am]
Douglas Spencer
A new Middle East crisis erupted last night as Dubai television refused to broadcast 'The Flintstones'.

A spokesman said the people of Dubai do not understand the humour; however, those in Abu Dhabi do.


[User Picture]From: alexmc
2009-07-11 10:41 am (UTC)
Oh, there was a joke there? Oh yes. I see it now.
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[User Picture]From: guybles
2009-07-11 11:05 am (UTC)
It took me several readings (much like the Pseudo Names in Private Eye) before I managed to get the pronounciation right. But as a pun, I'm afraid it's hanging by a Fred.
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