Thread of the week: playful pedants alert

From John Scalzi: Another Entry in the Annals of “People Who Haven’t the Slightest Idea What They’re Saying”

Awww, look. Someone’s trying to lecture me on speech and the Internet!

A fabulous exploration into what does and what does not constitute a repression of “free speech”. The comments thread (alert: very long) includes a welcome segue into the desirability of a giraffe-free lifestyle.

Addit: H/T to Patrick Nielsen Hayden at Making Light. Also, apologies to anyone accessing this via a feed-reader and reading my feeble edits of what should have been a very simple post.

Categories: ethics & philosophy, fun & hobbies, language, law & order, Sociology, technology

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