You get what you pay for - pay your money take your choice.
Can't help thinking the Apple defamation/libel yes men had more to do with this than 'censorship' - Apple covering their ass. They not forcing you to use this app to view this cartoon [yet?]
So this iApp downloads a file from a server and displays it - something like a http client.
Their idea of an offer you can't refuse is an offer... and you'd better not refuse.