Your freedom ends where my nose begins

If a song causes 80 per cent of its listeners to commit suicide, should the song be banned or does the song writer still reserve the right of expression? It’s an interesting variant of the theory that freedom of expression doesn’t mean we are free to run into a crowded movie hall and shout “fire”, and Dilbert creator Scott Adams asks it. Ditto and likewise, “every time the media makes a big deal about a high profile suicide there’s a 100% chance it inspires additional suicide.”

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