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Ben Stiller’s Controversial Film Faces Protests

source: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/story?id=5560702&page=1The upcoming comedy Tropic Thunder is facing protests from American disability organisations due to the inclusion of the word “retard” throughout the film. Directed by and starring Ben Stiller, the film is a satire of modern Hollywood, and particularly of self-centered and obliviously offensive actors. Stiller plays a character called Tugg Speedman, an action-superstar […]

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