As Sarah pointed out yesterday,
the first Amendment, the American expression of Western free speech, allows for offensive stuff like this. We allow it, argue about it, use it as fodder for Stand Firm
, whatever. Killing one another over it, or imposing laws to prevent it, or having the government call the folks who produced it are all out of bounds, no matter how much it denigrates the beliefs of others or “hurts feelings.”
If Christians suddenly burned down a TV station that carries Family Guy
, killed some of the people working there and dragged their bodies through the streets for a photo op, should Family Guy
be the target of government censure and public blame?
And if you disagree with my argument in the post, realize that it will hurt the feelings of the Stand Firm
contributors. We will find you. And whatever we do to you and your loved ones will be your