Originally Posted by Direckshun
All free speech is not created equal.
Some speech is restricted, despite the principle of being able to say whatever, because it creates too much damage in our society.
Yelling "fire" in a crowded theatre is the most basic example.
Buying the entire political system to do your bidding against the will of the rest of America is a more egregious one.
Sound and fury, signifying nothing.
You neither like nor understand free speech. Fortunately, the 1st Amendment pre-exists, and will far outlast, you.
- I need Malcolm. You're too Martin. Know what they did to him, they killed him. . .
- Didn't they kill Malcolm too?
- No, no, no, they say that. But ain't nobody seen the body since the funeral.
- That's how funerals work.