The festive hit's lyrics have been the focus of debate in recent years, as they include derogatory terms for gender and sexuality.
Since it's being broadcast on a station and at a time when, for example, nearly all of the members of my extended family's four living generations would find it offensive and turn it off because we don't patronize any source of rudeness to anyone anywhere, offering the edited version is a practical choice to retain listeners.The festive hit's lyrics have been the focus of debate in recent years, as they include derogatory terms for gender and sexuality.news.sky.com
Just read the list and am very shocked at the comedy records included. I WENT TO YOUR WEDDING by Spike Jones has been a favourite of mine for 50+ years and I had a load of George Formby 78s at one time.
Never a truer statement spoken..There comes a point when people need to get over it.
I agree.The word they think is the most offensive is not even offensive here, it's a large meatball ! My kids have been singing this for years, there comes a point when people need to get over it.
I remember when they banned Frankie Goes to Hollywood. It only went to number 1 because people bought the record to see what all the fuss was about. It wasn't even a good song.