Free speech for all
The contributors and most of the commenters to this site actively defend the free speech rights of fanatics, bigots, blasphemers and pornographers. Where the shield wall falters, that is where we go to fight. - Natalie Solent
Don't hold back now!
I am for the absolute freedom of speech everywhere, and that’s why I call upon every free [soul] among Arabs to use the Danish flag as a substitute for toilet paper. To illustrate every wall with graffiti making fun of everything Europe holds as [H]oly: dancing rabbis on the carcasses of Palestinian children, hoax gas-chambers built in Hollywood in 1946 with Steven Spielberg’s [stamp of approval], and Aids spreading fag[g]ots. Let us defend the absolute freedom of speech altogether, wouldn’t that be a noble cause? - Dyab Abou Jahjah
it seems certain segments of Islamic society fully fail to grasp what is immediately apparent to practically every kindergartner in Western Societies - let others know that taunting you will push your buttons, and cause you to throw a tantrum, and you can pretty well count on having your buttons pushed - repeatedly, and harder, every time. - Wind Rider
I totally agree. And the proper amount is none whatsoever.
We have to be very careful about showing the proper respect in this situation -
Neville Chamberlain Jack Straw
And strangely, I find myself unsurprised.
"for good people to do evil things"
But on our shores, it is rumored that the LA Times (we kid you not) are going to pick up the gauntlet and that the Dallas Morning News might follow suit. It sure would be nice if the impeccably credentialed and fearless paladins for truth in our own media would show the testicular fortitude to stand up for Free Speech. Granted, the Speech under attack here has nothing to do with supporting our enemies and bringing about the destruction of all that America stands for so we can see why they’re hesitant, but it would be nice is the
Fifth Column Fourth Estate could, for once, go to bat for the home team. - Emperor Darth Misha I
Spotprenten van Mohammed met o.a. een bom op zijn hoofd worden door (extreme) moslims beantwoord met een bommelding op de redactie van de betrokken krant. Wie zegt dat moslims geen humor hebben? - Marc Denys
The pen is truly mightier than the sword.
... a new, devastating form of asymmetric warfare in which Western citizens can engage. - Meme chose
[A]ny assurances given to Moderate Muslims that they will in no way be held accountable for the behaviour of their naughty coreligionists must by necessity be accompanied by a 100% credible "assurance" that Muslim Ascendancy will never be attained. For obvious reasons, the actual phraseology of this "assurance" must be left as an exercise to the reader. - Dog of Flanders
It could be that it's just me being difficult, but in advertising, I like my models to have, well, fleshtones. Not this overexposed and undersatured crap from MJ's new collection.
img: left original, right after photoshop saturation +50