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Comment Freedom of Speech vs. Freedom from Consequences (Score 2) 894

...he said there was a limit to free speech when it concerned offending someone's religious beliefs. By way of example, he referred to a friend: "if someone says a curse word against my mother, he can expect a punch".

This is not an example of a limit to free speech. Rather, this is an example of consequences of free speech.

Comment Re:Shame people tune him out (Score 1) 604

I see no reason to listen to a socialist who wants to censor the net.


Here is a better link for that piece of proposed legislation that clearly shows that it hasn't even come up for a vote yet. The "vote" you, techdirt and cnet are reporting about merely brings the bill out of committee and to the Senate floor...nothing more.

Science is what happens when preconception meets verification.