In a fractured decision, the Supreme Court today approved the punishment of a high school student for unfurling a banner with the nonsense message “Bong Hits 4 Jesus” across the street from his school while the U.S. Olympic Torch Relay passed by. Eighteen year-old Joseph Frederick insisted that his banner had no particular message except […]
Archives for June 2007
The annual “Art ‘Round Town” (A.R.T.) exhibition brings 42 outdoor sculptures to public areas throughout downtown Saugatuck, Michigan. This year’s favorite among the panel of A.R.T. judges is a resin and bronze sculpture by South Haven, MI artist, Patrick McKearnan. The sculpture depicts a nude toddler writing "Who is responsible here?" on a wall. Having […]
The state legislature of New York passed two bills in recent weeks seeking to further restrict the sale of video games containing "depraved violence" and "indecent images" to minors.