Defending Holocaust denial is pretty common occurrence on the Huffington Post comments sections, as is defending Iran. After all it doesn't matter what the behavior is as long as it's an "oppressed" group that is participating in it. Recently Iran has been ducking and dodging the whole question of whether its regime denies the Holocaust, and the Huffington Post is fast to report selectively about it with an article by some government official saying they don't deny the Holocaust.
Armed with this latest information the Huffington Post readership proceeded to engage in lots of Holocaust cynicism and accusing the Jews of exploiting it and harping on it, with full moderator approval:
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