Censorship?

Sally Field is complaining because the network that broadcast the Emmys (not the government) pulled the plug on her anti-war rant during her acceptance speech. Field calls it censorship. I call it a wise decision about an event that is supposed to be about entertainment.

Barry Manilow, meanwhile, is boycotting “The View” because he (a homosexual) refuses to be interviewed by Elisabeth Hasselbeck (a Christian), calling her “dangerous to America.”

I wonder what Field would call that?

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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