Archive for April 3rd, 2011

Lindsey Graham (I)diot,  gives yet another reason why he is ready for retirement:

“I wish we could find some way to hold people accountable. Free speech is a great idea, but we’re in a war. During World War II, you had limits on what you could do if it inspired the enemy. Burning a Koran is a terrible thing, but it doesn’t justify killing someone.”

Well, Hell.  Who knew?  Calling the Japanese “Japs” and the Germans “Krauts” could have been brought to a screeching halt, if the Japanese and the Germans let us know that they were killing us because we called them names.

Last I looked, restricting freedom to express an opinion, even when it is expressed stupidly, to appease an enemy wasn’t a winning strategy.  Maybe we need to make Lindsay write “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” a thousand times, and then publically apologize.

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