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Re: Effects of S.314 (Communications Decency Act)
At 12:02 PM 2/8/95, Robert Rothenburg Walking-Owl wrote:
>Of course geographic community standards are problematic too with
>telecommunications since postal inspectors from Tennessee can call
>up adult bulletin boards in California...
This reminds me of a joke I finally grew tired of, prescient though it may
have been given current legal events in Tennessee:
It's illegal in Cambridge to smoke in Boston...
Most non-smokers, especially the reformed-smoker non-smokers, didn't think
that that one-liner was very funny. Most small-l libertarians had a hoot or
too about it though. (Just like the punchline about how many radical
feminists it takes to screw in a lightbulb [A: That's really *not* funny.])
I guess I'll sit down now...
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Shipwright Development Corporation who eats too little and sees Heaven and
44 Farquhar Street someone who drinks too much and sees
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