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Double Take 'Toons: Deadly Wit

A French satirical newspaper published an incendiary cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad this week, prompting the government to close down many schools and embassies as a precaution. The cartoonist Aislin laments that cartoonists have to go into hiding again, but R.J. Matson thinks that some cartoonists are putting themselves at risk.

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