No one likes to be censored. By definition, a censor is “
So, I thought I would consult my copy of The Cynic’s Dictionary (by Aubrey Dillon-Malone) to see what definitions I could find . . .
“A man who knows more that he thinks you ought to.” (Laurence Peter)
“People who are paid to have dirty minds.” (John Trevelyan)
“A more depraving and corrupting practice than anything pornography can produce.” (Tony Smythe)
“A legal corollary of public modesty.” (Jonathan Miller)
“An excuse to talk about sex.” (Fran Lebowitz)
“A practice as indefensible as infanticide.” (Rebecca West)
Source: The Cynic’s Dictionary by Aubrey Dillon-Malone.