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Friday, May 25, 2007
Write a Letter of Complaint to HBO
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I ask my readers to please write a letter to complaint to HBO because of Bill Maher's sickening comments. Tell them that you will boycott them until Maher is reprimanded. Please pass this url on to both family and friends.

http://www.cfnews.org/VileMaher.htm

14 comments:

del_button May 25, 2007 at 3:29 PM
Alexandra said...

I'm a silent reader, but just letting you know that I appreciate all the information and guidance here. Keep up the great work. God bless!

del_button April 16, 2008 at 10:43 AM
Captain Steve said...

Thank you for putting this up. I just wrote a complaint letter. I'm not Catholic, but Maher's words were vile.

del_button July 8, 2008 at 6:00 AM
Sharlotte said...

You are talking about Complaint Letters. That is quite an important issue. These letters are the weapon of the customers, since the telephone talk can not be witnessed; a letter is an evidence of your dissatisfaction. Many people though do not know how to write them correctly. Personally I learned how to write these letters from www.pissedconsumer.com. Here you can find out the tips which make complaint letters work.

del_button July 20, 2008 at 4:33 PM
Anonymous said...

I thought this was America and don't we have Free Speech? Oh, I guess not. Not after 9/11. This country is moving backwards and that is the wrong direction. We should be moving forward, learning from our behavior and the past and striving for a new tomorrow. But it seems to me that religion is holding us back. As long as we have these narrow views we will never move forward in a broad and enlightened way, we will simple follow the path laid out before us.

I like Bill Maher, he makes me think. Sure there are some things he says that I don't agree with or like, but that is his right to voice them. Just as it's Bill Donahue's right to voice his opinion and thoughts.

del_button July 20, 2008 at 4:34 PM
Seminarian Matthew said...

And freedom of speech should be justification for vulgar comments? I don't write a letter of complaint against everyone that I disagree with. I only complain against individuals who can not use decency in speech.

del_button July 20, 2008 at 9:35 PM
Jinker said...

That's just it. What you find indecent may not be indecent for others. You can write your letter and disagree of course. But dictating what is decent and indecent is for individuals to decide for themselves, not one person or one group.

Maybe you should listen to the message Bill Maher is talking about and not just his words.

del_button July 20, 2008 at 10:13 PM
Seminarian Matthew said...

You presume that there is no objective morality, an untruth.

del_button September 23, 2008 at 11:19 PM
Smith said...

Provocative comments are not necessarily vulgar. I also may not agree with everything Maher says however I do see his importance in putting himself out into the main stream media with a very different voice to make people think. If we lost this voice, would we replace him with another right wing religious channel? This is a re-occurring problem we have in this country, a loss of evenly distributed media due to the sensitivity of extremists. I will be writing a letter of support, not because I agree with the comments, I actually don’t, I am just peeved at the attention its getting compared to more pressing underlying issues he is trying to hit at and that really need addressing asap. Let’s keep what is left of our freedom. Let’s focus on the real issues.

del_button April 18, 2009 at 8:11 PM
Joseph said...

If Bill Maher's movie upset you then you're not confident at all in your faith: you're rather faithless then. The difference between delusion and faith is just this. A delusional person is very upset as they are being pulled from their delusion. Like an earthquake reason and logic come in and ruin your delusion. Maybe you've had some kind of awakening, a realization that you truly don't know what's going to happen when you die. You should thank Bill Maher for showing you a glimpse of that light, even if all you're going to do with it is reject it. What you should do is just give in to life, instead of pissing it away worrying about heaven, hell, this, that, death, purpose, meaning, existence. Sure, think of these things if you dare, but don't be upset if the picture looks grim. As long as you spread love do you think God will torture you for thinking freely? I mean don't you Catholics believe in "Free Will". Not so free if you censor everything.

True faith: No matter how much you tell me I am going to burn in hell I'm not shaken or upset. My faith is in my logic and my reason, which according to you God blessed man with. USE THEM BOTH or else if there be an Almighty you are throwing his gift back at Him like a dinner guest spitting the food in the hostess's face, you stupid, insignificant apes!

del_button May 21, 2009 at 11:51 PM
mike said...

Hi,

I have found your blog while i was surfing the net. As I was doing my research, I have also found a great resource for online complaints: Complaint Letters. I think you will find it very interesting and resourceful.

del_button February 25, 2010 at 9:55 PM
Anonymous said...

bill maher is stupid. Why does he always put down the catholic religion? What doe he believe in? How do people like this manage to stay on TV?

del_button July 24, 2011 at 10:46 AM
Jim said...

I sent this to HBO...
I am sorry, but as long as you showcase Real Time with Bill Maher, or any other vile show, I will cancel my subscription to HBO. I am not going to quote every offensive thing Bill and his guests have said in the past month, but I can if requested. Does he have the right to criticize religions? Promote his left wing views by mocking the right? Yes, he has that right without being arrested by our government. Promote violence by 'wishing all f****ng republicans dead' or sexual assaults on republican women and government officials? NO! Free speech does protect most, but not all speech. You cannot falsely yell 'fire!' in a crowded theater. The government is obligated to protect free speech without fear of arrest, HBO is not obligated to let anyone say what they want. I am not forced to watch Bill, or the rest of your left leaning, religious hating shows, I am also not forced to pay for it, and I will not.

del_button October 9, 2011 at 6:25 PM
Anonymous said...

Standing up against people who are as vile as Bill Maher is the right thing to do!
HBO is also placing left wing brain washing for children on there family channel with short promos on it's ok to have 2 mothers or 2 dads, I caught it today !
I for one am not going to let the left suck us down the path they are on!

del_button December 28, 2011 at 2:19 PM
Anonymous said...

Bill Maher is totally anti Catholic but his latest comment about Jesus and Tim Tiebow is totally off base when it comes to free speech.Free speech does not mean that you have the right to vicously attack anyones religion.It seems as if those in charge of HBO could care less I thinks all people of faith should cancel HBO. Tony an x HBO viewer.

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