Wednesday, December 07, 2005

ABC Hires Jew-Hater Mel Gibson to Produce Mini-Series on Holocaust

From The New York Times:
...Quinn Taylor, ABC's senior vice president in charge of movies for television, acknowledged that the attention-getting value of having Mr. Gibson attached to a Holocaust project was a factor.

"Controversy's publicity, and vice versa," Mr. Taylor said.

Read more here.

What's next? A biopic on Menachem Schneerson by Louis Farrakhan?


Stephanie said...

Perhaps Mel will learn something during the production?

Ellen said...

That's a very generous attitude, Steph. I can't help being cynical here. My feeling is that at best, he'll be as hands-off as possible, simply gluing his name to this miniseries to do damage-control on his reputation. At worst, he's got a covert anti-Semitic agenda he's pursuing through this project. I don't trust this man.

SusanD said...

Charming. Quite like having the fox watch the henhouse.

Myfanwy Collins said...

WTF are they thinking?!??!?! Disgraceful.

Ellen said...

Hi Susan and Myf. I may have to boycott ABC.