• Subject: Re: The importance of not being seen
  • From: Phil Hall <hallp@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 09 Jul 1998 10:32:07 -0500
  • Organization: SSA


> I loved how in the original TV version of this sketch the Python boys
> got the names "Mr. & Mrs. B.J. Smegma' past the BBC censors !

Monty Python was run on BBC television, on the BBC2 channel. BBC2 was always
used for programmes that might be deemed a little risqué for the mainstream
BBC1 channel. You'd be surprised at some of the stuff that BBC2 showed...


Phil Hall

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