Rupert Murdoch whitewashes Egyptian history

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This video is called Exodus: Gods and Kings | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX.

From daily The Independent in Britain:

Rupert Murdoch has a solution for the Exodus: Gods and Kings controversy

Posted 3 hours ago by Matthew Champion

During the Leveson Inquiry, Rupert Murdoch told everyone that we shouldn’t take his tweets too seriously, but despite that he’s still a fairly prolific Twitter user, on a range of subjects.

Most recently he decided to dive in on the controversy sparked by Ridley Scott’s comments about casting for his biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings.

The film has been criticised for its predominantly and anachronistically white cast, criticism only inflamed by Scott’s comments that he would not have been able to get funding if he had cast “Mohammad So-and-So from Such-and-Such” instead of Christian Bale.

This was the cue for Murdoch, with rapier-like subtlety…

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2 Responses to “Rupert Murdoch whitewashes Egyptian history”

  1. stuartbramhall Says:

    It’s scarey that someone with so much power could be so ignorant.


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