CENSORSHIP

10 Hit Singles That Had To Be Censored To Be Heard On The Radio

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I wonder why radio stations wouldn't play Black Eyed Peas' "Let's Get Retarded"...?

#FOOD

Korean Food Truck Celebrated For Its Chicken Banned In San Antonio Over Its Spicy Name: ‘CockAsian’

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CockAsian, a food truck famous for its spicy chicken, has been banned in San Antonio over its racy name.

#south park

WATCH: Here Are The Banned Scenes From 'South Park: The Stick Of Truth'

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'South Park: The Stick of Truth' is out today, but gamers overseas will be getting a censored version. Here are videos of what they're missing.

#south park

Here’s Why ‘South Park: The Stick Of Truth’ Will Be Censored Outside The US

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We know it's shocking that 'South Park: The Stick of Truth' might be tasteless and offensive to delicate sensibilities, and yet...

#south park

The Uncensored Ending Of ‘South Park’s Infamous Muhammad Episode Has Finally Leaked

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Comedy Central bleeped out the ending of the "South Park" episode, "201." But here it is!

#video games

The Real Reason You Should Be Worried About Net Neutrality And Online Gaming

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Net neutrality being struck down isn't the biggest threat to online gaming: The agency making the rules is.

RUSSIA

Pussy Riot's First Post-Prison Joint Interview Was An Awkward Disaster

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Please don't ask Pussy Riot about their lips or Beyoncé.

#viral video

The Funniest Examples Of Network TV Censorship

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A collection of 100% real examples of hilariously harmless audio dubbed over movie curse words for network TV consumption.

#music videos

A Disclosure Music Video Was Removed From The Internet Because It Glamorized Drug Use

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You won't see the music video for Disclosure's "Help Me Lose My Mind" any time soon.

WOODY ALLEN

Woody Allen won’t let India have ‘Blue Jasmine’ over anti-smoking ads

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Indian law requires that any film depicting smoking - such as Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine - be screened with an anti-tobacco ad preceding the movie, and a caption during the smoking scenes.

#Facebook

Kirk Cameron’s ‘Victory’ Over Facebook Was Simply A Technical Mistake

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Last week, <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2013/07/video-its-the-blurred-lines-and-growing-pains-mashup-we-all-knew-was-coming/" target="_blank">former child star</a>, <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/01/kirk-cameron-90s-abstinence-video-sex-lies-the-truth" target="_blank">abstinence enthusiast</a> and <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/10/kirk-camerons-birthday-party-looks-fun" target="_blank">bitchin’ birthday party host</a> Kirk Cameron released the trailer for his latest faith-based film entitled, Unstoppable, which should not be confused for the choo-choo train movie starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pine.

streaming

The Center For Copyright Information Gets Its Status Revoked

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The Center for Copyright Information is no longer a company because apparently, they can't be bothered to fill out forms.

#video games

Why Politicans Are Blaming Video Games For Violence More Than Ever

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Hint: It's not because they can actually do anything about it.

HUAXIA FILM DISTRIBUTION

China halts all Django Unchained screenings for ‘technical reasons’

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Just a few days ago, stories went around about Tarantino supervising a cut of Django Unchained that would pass Chinese censors.

#APPLE

Apple May Be Censoring The Email Of iCloud Users

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Guess what? If you use iCloud, Apple's been reading your email! And its attachments! In detail! And deleting the stuff it doesn't like!

EGYPT

Egypt Tries To Crowdsource Censorship

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You know, if it weren't a government attempting to oppress freedom of speech, this degree of naivete would be adorable.

WACHOWSKI STARSHIP

China cuts 40 minutes of Cloud Atlas, directors promote it there anyway

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Tom Tykwer and <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/09/wachowski-siblings-now-the-wachowski-starship-according-to-andy" target="_blank">The Wachowski Starship</a>'s Cloud Atlas (<a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/11/cloud-atlas-review-filmdrunk-amazing-and-terrible" target="_blank">my review</a>) recently had 40 minutes shaved from it by mainland China's strict censors.

sticking it to the man

Chinese Censor Lays Out Exactly What's Going On In Chinese Social Media

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Heavy-handed censorship begets more heavy-handed censorship in China... and one censor has had enough.

#Facebook

Security Hole Forces Activists Off Facebook

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Facebook trolling gets more complicated and, needless to say, political.




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