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Frankie Boyle is not a racist: he just picks on soft targets like Jews and the disabled

FRANKIE Boyle says the Mirror libelled him when it wrote on 19 July 2011:

“Racist comedian Frankie Boyle could soon be returning to TV despite upsetting thousands of viewers with his sick jokes.”

Boyle says he was defamed by the Mirror when it said he’d been “forced to quit” the BBC comedy show Mock The Week.

His barrister, David Sherborne, told the jury at the High Court, London:

“Saying ‘vile’ or ‘offensive’, or his material is ‘vile’ or ‘offensive’, is one thing. He realises that that goes with the territory, so to speak. But accusing him of being a racist is an entirely different matter…You can call him ‘offensive’, you can call him ‘tasteless’. That’s fine. But he is not racist.”

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Posted: 15th, October 2012 | In: Celebrities | Comment

Frankie Boyle says Jimmy Savile is shagging Madeleine McCann in heaven

YOU never saw Kate Middleton’s breasts on the news. You never saw the Innocence of Muslims film on the news. And on This is Leicester, you can’t see the tweet that triggered the headline:

Outrage at Frankie Boyle’s offensive Madeleine McCann comment on Twitter

Know that:

Comedian Frankie Boyle has been under attack for making a “deeply offensive” comment about Madeleine McCann on Twitter

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Posted: 2nd, October 2012 | In: Celebrities, Madeleine McCann | Comments (21)

Katie Price, Frankie Boyle, Chief Inspector Mark Ling Walk Into A Bar WIth Harvey

THE Sun’s story on Chief Inspector Mark Ling – “Top cop’s ‘race txt about Jordan son’ – begins:

A POLICE chief has been suspended amid allegations he texted colleagues a racist joke about model Jordan’s disabled son.

That’s Harvey, the true star of Katie Price’s life.

Chief Inspector Mark Ling is also said to have sent pals an explicit version of nursery rhyme Little Miss Muffet on his work BlackBerry phone.

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Posted: 7th, November 2011 | In: Celebrities | Comment (1)

Sun Lamabasts Mong Faced Ricky Gervais But Employs Down’s Syndrome Hating Frankie Boyle

WHEN Ricky Gervais pulled his mong face and launched a one-man mission to change the use of a word that causes offence, the Sun was deeply upset. In “My View“. Sam Carlisle told Sun readers:

MY daughter’s friend Jamie, eight, is a “mong”. Jamie’s Down’s makes him so destructive his family have replaced their TV eight times in three years. Jamie, eight, gets up before his exhausted parents, removes his nappy and poos on the floor. His mum recently heard someone whisper “mong” in a shop. She broke down… It’s not the harmless put-down Gervais claims.

A smart comedian choosing to use the word puts attitudes back decades. Does Ricky remember Fiona Pilkington, who set fire to herself and her disabled daughter, Francecca Hardwick, after years of abuse from a gang? So Ricky, try using the word ‘mong’ in Jamie’s mum’s company. Hilarious.

Might this be the same Sun which employs Frankie Boyle to write a weekly column? Boyle is the TV comic who makes jokes about children with Down’s Syndrome?

Sharon and Keiron Smith were at one of his shows. She told him: “My daughter has Down’s syndrome and I’m very upset.”

To which he replied:

“This is my last tour. I don’t give a **** what people think.”

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Posted: 26th, October 2011 | In: Key Posts, Reviews | Comment (1)

Frankie Boyle Gives Racists A Good Laugh: But Not Emily Parr

FOR those of you who missed the racist tones of Frankie Boyle’s joke about Katie Price’s black son Harvey Price trying to rape her, preferring to focus on the fact that Jordan’s son is disabled, the BBC-approved Jerry Sadowitz lite will now use the words nigger and Paki in his act.

A Channel 4 spokesman will now explain the joke. Saying nigger and Paki does not represent a return to the 1970s when comics would get laughs with such words because Boyle is deeply clever. Not once did he say, “Oh, deary-deary-me” and wobble his head. He never stuck out his lips for the black joke nor used the phrases “spade” or “Brixton briefcase”. Know that:

“This cutting edge comedy is clearly intended to ridicule and satirise the use of these words – Frankie Boyle was not endorsing them.”

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Posted: 24th, December 2010 | In: TV & Radio | Comment

Harvey Wants To Rape Katie Price Because He’s Black And She’s White: Frankie Boyle Joke Explained

FRANKIE Boyle versus Katie Price is a nasty row that shows what prejudices Channel 4 likes. Boyle’s gag is that Katie Price’s handicapped son Harvey Price is trying to rape her.

Says Price:

“They are saying it is ok to ridicule people – even children – for disability in a way they would not dare over race or sexual orientation.”

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Posted: 12th, December 2010 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts | Comments (4)

Katie Price And Frankie Boyle Fight Over Sex With Harvey

FRANKIE Boyle is not funny. He is Jerry Sadowitz lite, a by-the-book gag man trying to say the unsayable to an expectant crowd who feign shock and cackle as he does another paedo gag. Here’s his gag about a blind child have sex with Katie Price:

“I have a theory about the reason Jordan married a cage fighter – she needed a man strong enough to stop Harvey from f***ing her…”

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Posted: 9th, December 2010 | In: Celebrities | Comment (1)

Madeleine McCann: Frankie Boyle’s Comedy Bingo

MADDIE WATCH – Anorak’s at-a-glance guide to press coverage of Madeleine McCann, Kate McCann and Gerry McCann

THE PRESS (York): “Review: Frankie Boyle, Grand Opera House, York”

Gavin Aitchison scores a ticket to see watered down Gerry Sadowitz impersonator Frankie Boyle on stage

After a week in which he was condemned for a joke he made two years ago about the Queen, Boyle marched on to the stage and let rip at anything and everything that moved.

And something that didn’t…

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Posted: 4th, November 2008 | In: Madeleine McCann, Reviews | Comments (81)