When Hollywood Loved Its Sissies


With all of the apologizing this week (Jonah Hill, Justin Bieber), I decided to clear my brain by watching a scene from “Blazing Saddles” in which the gays were as girly as can be. Is anybody asking the flick’s director, Mel Brooks, to say he’s retrospectively sorry today for the stereotypes? No, because all the song-and-dance business is amusing. Comedy trumps all.

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