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P.S. — Flipping The Finger In Traffic

Issue: Pennsylvania man: Flipping bird ‘free speech’: Says police violated his constitutional rights after he used middle finger in public/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

DFO: Dunno if it’s free speech or not, but in this era of road rage, flipping someone off in traffic isn’t a good idea.

Question: Should flipping someone the finger be protected under free speech laws?


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