Because the Christians can take it, you see, but for Muslims mocking Muhammad has greater “emotional force.” In other words, they’ll kill you, but the Christians won’t.
Self-enforcement of the Sharia by the dhimmis at the BBC: “We”ll mock Jesus but not Mohammed, says BBC boss,” from the Christian Institute, February 29 (thanks to Carol):
The head of the BBC, Mark Thompson, has admitted that the broadcaster would never mock Mohammed like it mocks Jesus.
He justified the astonishing admission of religious bias by suggesting that mocking Mohammed might have the “emotional force” of “grotesque child pornography”.
But Jesus is fair game because, he said, Christianity has broad shoulders and fewer ties to ethnicity.
Mr Thompson says the BBC would never have broadcast Jerry Springer The Opera — a controversial musical that mocked Jesus — if its target had been Mohammed.
He made the remarks in an interview for a research project at the University of Oxford.
Mr Thompson said: “The point is that for a Muslim, a depiction, particularly a comic or demeaning depiction, of the Prophet Mohammed might have the emotional force of a piece of grotesque child pornography.”
A BBC spokesman was unavailable for comment….