Using The N-Word: Dr. Laura vs Mel Brooks
January 4, 2011 | Permalink
Blazing Saddles was made in 1974. Nazi paraphernalia was also still acceptable then--if you were a badass, that is (or Captain Kirk, but that episode was from 1968). Neither "nigger" nor Nazi wear had the impact then that they do now.
Posted by: Sparticus | Jan 4, 2011 3:10:19 AM
You've just proved Tom's subtle point about the effect of 35 years of political correctness on society.
Posted by: 4blockhead | Jan 4, 2011 11:10:35 AM
Yes, I'm agreeing with him.
Posted by: Sparticus | Jan 5, 2011 12:25:19 AM
Don't forget Kentucky Fried Movie...
Posted by: Fog | Jan 6, 2011 6:25:04 PM