It would be gross understatement to say that the Telecommunications Act of 1996 is not a model of clarity. It is in many important respects a model of ambiguity or indeed even self-contradiction.
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A Bill of Rights that means what the majority wants it to mean is worthless.
If we cannot have moral feelings against homosexuality, can we have it against murder? Can we have it against other things?
Devout Christians are destined to be regarded as fools in modern society. We are fools for Christ's sake. We must pray for courage to endure the scorn of the sophisticated world.
Day by day, case by case, the Supreme Court is busy designing a Constitution for a country I do not recognize.
I even accept for the sake of argument that sexual orgies eliminate social tensions and ought to be encouraged.
In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along.
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