A man was removed from the Hippodrome Theater in Baltimore after he loudly yelled pro-Hitler slogans during intermission.
Given the political climate, ubiquity of mass murders via guns, and the reactions reported, this seems tantamount to yelling “Fire” in a crowded theater. It’s certainly psychological terrorism and bordering on even worse.
“No matter what your political stance may be, the graphic staging of 'Julius Caesar' at this summer’s Free Shakespeare in the Park does not reflect Delta Air Lines’ values," the airline said in a statement.
Even satire can’t be treated respectfully anymore.
Where’s the possible angle on the story that these companies are doing this for potential Trump retribution? What about other sponsors? Are they experiencing customer fall-out over their support of the piece? This story stopped far too short.
RNA: Grant me eternal life. Genie: That’s not in my power to give. RNA: Grant me then at least a wish? Genie: (laughing) One wish? RNA: Yes, only one. Genie: Go ahead… RNA: (with great wile and guile) Make me thrifty. Genie: (with a cherry nod and a wink) Granted! RNA: Thank you!