The Oxford University Press has warned its writers not to mention pigs, sausages or pork-related words in children’s books, in an apparent bid to avoid offending Jews and Muslims.

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  1. adam Says:

    This little piggy lost his glory,
    He got bumped from the children’s story.
    The curses outmatched him,
    The fatwah dispatched him,
    Watch for the knives – this will get gory.

  2. theprofessor Says:

    Yeah…I remember all the Jewish parents in our neighborhood forbidding their kids to watch Porky Pig. Geez–whom are we kidding here?

  3. MattF Says:

    Does this mean I can’t order pork fried rice any more?

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