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Paul Cameron Gets Punked In Bruno

Jim Burroway

July 5th, 2009

Okay, now I definitely have to see Sacha Baron Cohen’s new movie, Bruno:

One didn’t even know he was in the film until The Post phoned.

Victim: Dr. Paul Cameron, chairman of the Family Research Institute, Colorado.

Scene: Bruno comes to him for advice on going straight.

“I did a German thing a year ago. Is that this? I wondered what had happened to that. I’m in this bloody film? Well, I’ll be jiggered. I guess you never can believe when people are in distress.

“I had to go to Kansas City. I was told that this chap was a homosexual in Germany, had a popular TV program in Germany, was perhaps suicidal and wanted to [become straight]. And I was supposed to see if I could help him in some way.

His producer was telling people what to do. He’d say, ‘Here’s the setting. This will be your office. He’ll come in, give him the kinds of advice that will be useful for him.’ It took about two and a half, three hours. To put it mildly, a few of his questions seemed strange. When he tried to sit by me and he wanted to give me a b – – w job, that kind of stuff pushed it.

If it’s a gag, it was pretty well staged. I’ll be another laughing stock. Oh, well.”

It won’t be the first time.

[Hat tip: Warren Throckmorton]

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Regan DuCasse
July 5th, 2009 | LINK

Get. OUT!
Okay, I might just check this out too.
I can imagine. I saw something similar on Da Ali G show.
Funny as hell.

Emily K
July 5th, 2009 | LINK

HUZZAH!! Never been prouder to know he’s a Jew too.

Lynn David
July 5th, 2009 | LINK

How can Cohen get away with that? Without a release?

Richard W. Fitch
July 5th, 2009 | LINK

@Lynn David: the same way Cameron gets away with all his bs. I’m not a fan of Borat, but this may change my mind.

GreenEyedLilo
July 6th, 2009 | LINK

Awe…SOME!!!! Okay, I’m definitely going to watch this now. Thank you for the tip!

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