Re: Pies in the face (was Re: PDAs are searchable was Re: blah blah blah)

From: Charlie Stross (
Date: Sun Feb 11 2001 - 10:01:33 MST

On Sat, Feb 10, 2001 at 12:11:05PM -0600, Chris Russo wrote:
> At 16:35 +0000 2/10/01, Charlie Stross wrote:
> >Which is my point. A flan in the face is going to seriously annoy you and
> >maybe ruin your clothing (although most clothing is quite capable of
> >surviving being doused in soap -- it should normally be nothing worse
> >than a dry-cleaning bill). Responding to it with assault charges and
> >demands for hundred-kilobuck fines and/or prison time is ridiculous. That
> >sort of response should be reserved for serious offenses.
> So men should be able to grope women whenever they want to, since
> they're not even generating a dry-cleaning bill.

Out of curiosity, what prevents them from doing so where *you* live?

-- Charlie

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