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jgalt590 Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 4:18 PM
if you can't talk a girl into bed without using the words let's have sex you need to work on your romance rap
cjurgens Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 8:13 PM
Agreed, but I think that "implicitly" and "explicitly" pretty much cover any approach.

We take free speech for granted in America, unlike elsewhere. The furor over that anti-Muslim video is the latest reminder of that.

But freedom of speech is never safe, even here. Many colleges now impose "civility codes." Civility is nice, but enforcing a "civility rule" against offensive speech would put an end to lots of useful provocative speech. As a University of North Carolina student put it, "A picture of Mitt Romney would offend 70 percent of residence hall students."

Taping my Fox Business Network show at UNC, I also learned that the college, to "protect" women, had dropped...