1. Middleborough profanity ban touches a nerve

    The town voted to give police the power to hand out $20 tickets for using profanity in public, a move that has riled some residents and free speech advocates.

    (BILL GREENE/GLOBE STAFF)

     
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  5. thiscrookedcrown reblogged this from boston and added:
    Oh for fuck’s sake Middleborough you’re so backward. You’re just asking to be trolled.
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  8. weemairi reblogged this from webdancer and added:
    haha, they should go over to any city in the Uk, and make a fortune! It’s all getting a little too policed state….no...
  9. profanities reblogged this from boston and added:
    What in the actual fuck Massachusetts?
  10. haulonthebowline reblogged this from boston and added:
    Hahahhaha. Only here.
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    Outlawing profanity anywhere in Mass is like outlawing art in the Louvre. Swears are our medium, cursing our art.
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  29. herblondness reblogged this from boston and added:
    As I said yesterday: Fuck Middleborough.
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  31. needcaffeine reblogged this from boston and added:
    Seems asinine. Is there a list of bad words? Who’s going to keep that updated and who’s going to define them? And yes, I...
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