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Turkey Orders TV Station to Pay Fine For Simpsons Blasphemy

Episode showed God taking orders from the devil

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ISTANBUL: Turkey's broadcasting regulator is fining a television channel for insulting religious values after it aired an episode of "The Simpsons" which shows God taking orders from the devil.

Radio and television watchdog RTUK said it was fining private broadcaster CNBC-e 52,951 lira ($30,000) over the episode of the hit U.S. animated TV series, whose scenes include the devil asking God to make him a coffee.

h/t Barbaros Devecioglu

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