“The Constitution does not say that a person can yell ‘wolf’ in a crowded theater. If you are endangering people, you don’t have a constitutional right to do that.”
—-Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi in an interview with KRON4’s Pam Moore, as the party leader explained why she believed that alt-right advocates should not have the benefits of freedom of speech and assembly.
- This is a classic. Biff and his various incarnations in the “Back to the Future” trilogy must be kicking themselves. They said,
“Eight o’clock Monday, runt. If you ain’t here, I’ll hunt you and shoot you down like a duck.”
(“Mad Dog” Tannen’s Gang Member : “It’s “dog”, Buford. Shoot him down like a dog.“)
“Why don’t you make like a tree and get outta here?
“I’m not one to look a gift horse in the butt.”
“It’s time to race the music.”
and Biff’s great-great-grandson Ziff Tannen said,
“I’m going to make like a banana and skedaddle!”
And more. But “crying wolf in a crowded theater” is funnier—and dumber— than any of them. Continue reading