EGYPT OFFICIAL BLAMES ‘TOM AND JERRY’ CARTOONS FOR VIOLENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST
SOURCE: WASHINGTON POST
Another masterpiece. Head of egypt’s state information service says tom and Jerry one of the causes of widespread violence in the Arab world
— Summer Said (@summer_said) May 4, 2016
“Tom and Jerry” cartoons.
That’s what the head of Egypt’s State Information Service declared in a speech this week at Cairo University. And, oh yes, in case the audience didn’t take him seriously about his theories on the dim-witted cat and the pesky mouse, he offered two more reasons: video games and violent movies.