censorship

[caption id="attachment_6599" align="alignright" width="257" caption="If this is an accurate picture, she couldn't even fit her head in her pants. In stark contrast, Ralph Lauren's lawyer practices law with her head up her ass."][/caption]Ralph Lauren makes its first stupid move -- photoshopping a model so that she looks like something you'd...

[caption id="attachment_5902" align="alignright" width="140" caption="Dirty Linda Sanchez"][/caption] Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-California) is the latest moron to cry "what about the children?" while trying to score cheap political points while wiping her ass with the First Amendment. Sanchez took a swipe at free speech by proposing the “Megan Meier Cyberbullying Prevention...

[caption id="attachment_6564" align="alignleft" width="117" caption="Jesus Does His Nails by artist Dana Ellyn"][/caption] By Tatiana von Tauber Today is Blasphemy Day and its objective is to “open up all religious beliefs to the same level of free inquiry, discussion and criticism to which all other areas of academic interest are subjective” according to...

[caption id="attachment_6467" align="alignright" width="175" caption="Where were YOU during the great Italian blog strike of 2009?"][/caption]Apparently Italian bloggers are on strike. It even seems like a damn good cause. Arthur Bright at the Citizen Media Law Project made me laugh though: But is a strike really the way to go?...

Jon Katz reminds us: Barack Obama did not seem to speak much, if at all, about First Amendment protection during the campaign. However, he did talk repeatedly about change. Mr. Obama, it is time to change the decades long tradition of FCCensorship and prudery. (source) I think that a great "change" would...

[caption id="attachment_3155" align="alignright" width="119" caption="Can the Bill of Rights trust this man to honor his oath of office? His past suggests that the answer is a resounding 'no'"][/caption]Obama's pick for Attorney General seems to be Eric Holder, a former Deputy Attorney General during the Clinton Administration. AVN's Mark...

Before Constitution voters start doing a victory dance over the Obama win, lets not forget that threats to free speech come from the left as often as they come from the right. See Unlike Others, U.S. Defends Freedom to Offend in Speech. The article quotes a "legal philosopher"...

I think I speak for everyone when I say, “May your children turn gay and marry negroes in France, you cocksucker.” -Vince Mancini Mancini was talking to Larry Miller, owner of the Utah Jazz and the Megaplex Theater chain, who banned Zack and Miri Make a Porno from his theaters because the...

Judge Bucklew issued an unsurprising order, Paul Little, a/k/a Max Hardcore, must remain in prison rather than being able to remain free on bond pending the resolution of his appeal. Under 18 U.S.C. § 3143(b)(1), a person convicted of a federal crime is eligible for release pending appeal...