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Old January 15th, 2011, 08:08 AM   #1
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Canada bans Dire Straits Classic

Everybody knows the song from Dire Straits, Money for Nothing.

Well the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council has ruled that the song," Money for Nothing" is too offensive for Canadain listeners.

The word "faggot" is said three times in the song and is extremely offensive to the gay, lesbian and transgender community.

I'm sure the FCC in Washington perked up when thet heard this.
It's coming to America.

Free Speech will be replaced with a gag order not to speak out against anybody for anything, weather it be hate speach against gay, or saying something against a politician.

Our freedoms are being slowing taken away. Just like a frog in a pot of water.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 08:09 AM   #2
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Go Canada.

& look up "hate Crime" those laws are already here.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 08:13 AM   #3
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Go Canada.
Like as in "Hockey"
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Old January 15th, 2011, 09:24 AM   #4
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They already have an edited version. I started hearing the unedited version a few years ago and was surprised that they played it over the air.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 09:31 AM   #5
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people bitched about 'money for nothing' when it came out in 1985... Way to be on it, Canada, saving your citizens from that uber contemporary modern music.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 09:58 AM   #6
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I find that song offensive just because it's Dire Straits.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 10:02 AM   #7
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Yes our rights are being pissed on more everyday.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 06:22 PM   #8
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I am offended that there is a gay, lesbian and transgender community. I want them banned.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 06:49 PM   #9
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Yes our rights are being pissed on more everyday.
You live in Canada?
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Old January 15th, 2011, 07:08 PM   #10
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I find that song offensive just because it's Dire Straits.
Just to spite you and Canadians I'm going to blare the whole album right now.
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Old January 15th, 2011, 07:21 PM   #11
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Yeah take this Canadians and BlooMule!
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Old January 15th, 2011, 08:05 PM   #12
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Old January 19th, 2011, 03:43 PM   #13
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I bet Canada won't play this song:


Oooohhh......
if you're a faggot and you know it
Suck my dick
if you're a faggot and you know it
suck my dick
if you're a faggot and you know it
here's my penis
you can blow it
if you're a faggot and you know it
suck my dick
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