Unexpected Heroes of Free Expression

Of all the places I thought I could count on for participation in Draw Muhammed Day, the funny pages of a daily newspaper wouldn't have made my list. I wouldn't expect most daily-strip cartoonists to do anything controversial and I definitely would expect most daily papers to run a substitute strip. And yet, this morning, in today's Daily News, was this Over the Hedge:

Kudos to Michael Fry, T Lewis and the editorial staff at the Daily News.

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  1. says

    Mohammad is the most common name in the world. Every muslim male child is supposed to bare (bear?) that name. Was there any actual backlash from this thing or did everyone think it was stupid and go on their way?