Protected speech

As most do, people will take an angle beneficial to their point of view and misquote/mislead a statement. While, yes, some words are profane and used distasteful, there’s a thing called the First Amendment. My statement “to suck it up” piggybacked solicitor Greco’s advice that the F-word is protected speech. Back in the late ‘60s the hippies, liberals and pinko commies set the bar with displaying such words in protest of Vietnam and the draft. In Cohen v. California. it stands for the principle that profane words, in themselves, cannot be banned under the First Amendment. So to quote Crosby Still Nash and Young, “Teach your children well!”

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