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Sacha Baron Cohen Cracks Feminist Joke in First 'Dictator' Clip

April 13, 2012 (8:48 am) GMT
Baron Cohen's Admiral General Aladeen is seen bluntly telling Anna Faris' character that watching a woman going to school is like 'seeing a monkey on roller skates.'
Sacha Baron Cohen Cracks Feminist Joke in First 'Dictator' Clip

's Admiral General Aladeen takes a jab at feminist in the first clip of "". Highlighting a scene where Aladeen starts to work at a grocery owned by ' character, the snippet shows the narcissistic dictator looking unimpressed with the lady's sweet welcome to her shop. "Boring. Do you sell any assault rifles?" so Aladeen asks.

When Faris' character thinks Aladeen is joking, the general responds, "You seem educated." He then bluntly says, "I love it when women go to school. It's like seeing a monkey on roller skates. It means nothing to them but it so adorable for us [men]."

Baron Cohen has been generating attention through his "Dictator" stunt during this year's Academy Awards ceremony. The British comedian appeared in costume on the red carpet, and did the infamous "Kim Jong Il's Ashes' Incident" as he spilled an urn full of ashes to .

To open in the U.S. on May 16, "The Dictator" tells a heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed. Joining Baron Cohen and Faris in the Larry Charles-directed comedy are , and .



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