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The Wright Stuff mongs out

by | 11th, May 2012

HAVING asked viewers Amanda Knox: would ya ?” the Wright Stuff’s producers put their thinking caps on and wondered if they could produce another survey to demean a soft target. The show on Channel Five (prop R. Desmond) featured nodding gossips chatting about Rupert Murdoch referring to David Cameron’s dead son as “retarded” at the Leveson inquiry. Ivan Cameron had cerebral palsy and epilepsy. He died in 2009 age 6.

A voiceover duly asked viewers:

“According to one survey, what’s the most offensive term to describe someone with learning difficulties? a. Mong b. Retard C. Spaz.”

Over on Channel 4, a few of you might have caught Derek , the latest Ricky Gervais show in which the comic pretends to be man suffering from soem sort of mental affliction. This is Gervais who called Susan Boyle a mong. Gervais is in tune with his inner mentally ill patient in much the same as the Black & White Minstrels harnessed the soul of the black man’s burden.

We tell you this because Gervais went on twitter to tell us that “mong” was on word that it was now ok to use. His twitter followers would be his little Mongsters. Gervais was then shocked to hear that mong was a

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