Reader’s comment: Dangerous ground

In response to Only joking! The poodle passport, paul parmenter wrote:

Only joking, eh? Are you not aware that so-called humour is all too often a camouflage for unconscious bias and prejudice that have no place in the kind of society our great leaders are trying to create? Today's political joke is tomorrow's hate crime.

You are on dangerous ground. I think a grovelling apology is in order, before the friends of that nice Mr Adams and the equally charming Jeremy denounce you on Twitter.