Got your joke

March 26, 2014

A commenter on the BBC News “Negroes and the Gun” thread posted an item just to note that he got a joke of mine. I appreciated that, and had an idea — why not have a button, similar to a “Like” button, that just means “got your joke”? And then I realized people would deliberately start clicking on that button even when the post has no jokes in it.

Eugene Volokh teaches free speech law, religious freedom law, church-state relations law, a First Amendment Amicus Brief Clinic, and tort law, at UCLA School of Law, where he has also often taught copyright law, criminal law, and a seminar on firearms regulation policy.
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