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‘I Believe in Free Speech and All, but I Draw the Line at Comedy Musicals!’

By May 17, 2010

by Greg Lukianoff

The Huffington Post

 

Back in 2005, Chris Lee, a student at Washington State University, set out make a comedy musical that, in the tradition of South Park, offended as broad a spectrum of people as possible. Unfortunately for him, he succeeded. His musical--a very loose parody of Mel Gibson's 2004 film The Passion of the Christ--earned him protests, death threats, and even an organized attempt among administrators and students to disrupt the play...

Schools: Washington State University