Family Guy Emmy Campaign: Too Far or Too Funny?

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The producers of Family Guy would like to be nominated for an Emmy Award. But some don't believe their latest mailing will accomplish this goal.

The flyer speaks for itself:

Family Guy Mailer

Naturally, anyone who has heard any of a number of Family Guy quotes is aware this is par for the sitcom's controversial, non-PC course. But that doesn't mean the campaign is going over well.

"While I think Family Guy is a genuinely funny show, we all - including this 'Brentwood Jew' -need to think twice about this kind of humor," a TV executive told E! News. "Stereotyping any particular ethnic group is just not cool and can lead others (with the wrong intentions) to feel a certain license to take shots. Surely Seth [MacFarlane] has better stuff than this."

What do you think of the campaign? Did the show go too far?

 

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I love it! Give Peter Griffin a break!

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i bet half of the people who will say negative stuff about this...does like the show! I do...its great to get a good laugh in...

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This type of show is a discarded to humans everywhere. It shows how Neanderthal some people still are, and it will rot your brain! Rise above the garbage people.

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