Wednesday, July 30 2008

This is how the world ends…

The trailers for Hellboy 2 may or may not be advertising a good action flick. One thing they’re definitely advertising is the creeping doom that is political correctness.

Take a good look at this frame:

Oh, no! Hellboy smokes!

Not sex, not violence, not demons and death and destruction and devouring and other dangerous d-words. What gets the warning label? “Depictions of tobacco consumption”.