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Old 11-11-2012, 04:31 PM   #16
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All free speech is not created equal.
No but if it's political speech it is legal. For instance I don't think what you or your side says are good ideas or have merit. But it's legal for you to say it.

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Some speech is restricted, despite the principle of being able to say whatever, because it creates too much damage in our society.
You have it wrong. It's political speech the Framers were really protecting—not obscenity, pornograpy or slander which harms another's reputation and result in damage like job losses or something.

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Yelling "fire" in a crowded theatre is the most basic example.
Yeah, well, as I was saying you have your categories mixed up. Yelling fire is not political speech either.

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Buying the entire political system to do your bidding against the will of the rest of America is a more egregious one.
In your opinion.
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