French politicians want to tax tablets for not running Windows

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Wed Jan 5 06:56:39 UTC 2011

On 05/01/2011 17:35, Robert Holtzman wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 04, 2011 at 09:15:17PM -0500, Doug Pollard wrote:
>> On 01/04/2011 08:13 PM, Robert Holtzman wrote:
>>> Are you seriously saying that Communism, Socialism and Fascism are
>>> outlawed in the constitution?
>>>           ..........snip.........
>>      I am seriously saying those forms of Government are outlawed by
>> the constitution.
> Then how come there is a Socialist Party ( and
> a Communist Party (  They both field candidates in various
> elections.
>           .........snip.........

Not to mention why "McCarthyism" was ever allowed to develop and exist 
to the detriment of many individuals when your Constitution specifically 
provides for the freedom of speech (subject to conditions as defined by 
the Supreme Court).....


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