Clear and Present Danger

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  • Pastor Fred Phelps should have the right to picket funerals.

    Well, the Supreme Court ruled in 1919 that ‘if the words are used in such circumstances and of such a nature as to create a clear and present danger that they will bring about the substansive evils that Congress has a right to prevent." Christopher McKinney of The Retriver Weekly compares funeral picketing "to yelling ‘fire' in a movie theater; doing so inspires chaos and panic, and innocent people can be injured or even killed." It's clear that the "words used" by Phelps – such as "God Hates America", "God Hates F@gs", "Pope in Hell", etc – are meant to do naught but cause chaos and anger, and thus are a "clear and present danger" and are illegal. United States, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes stated that "speech could be punished ‘if the words are used in such circumstances and of such a nature as to create a clear and present...

  • Wikileaks is a threat to US national security

    The employees of these orginizations now find themselves sitting ducks for amatuer terrorists." B.) WikiLeaks represents a clear and present danger to US national security. Mark Thiessen from American Enterprise Institute on August 3., 2010 said," WikiLeaks represents a clear and present danger to national security of the United States.

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  • Libertarianism and Arms Dealing

    Secondly, speech is covered up until Clear and Present Danger. Secondly, speech is covered up until Clear and Present Danger. Secondly, speech is covered up until Clear and Present Danger.

  • I Plan On Killing The President of The US

    <strong>Freedom of speech my a$s.</strong>: Clear and Present Danger. <strong>Freedom of speech my a$s.</strong>: : : Clear and Present Danger. <strong>Freedom of speech my a$s.</strong>: : : Clear and Present Danger.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q:
    What popular movie was the prequel to Clear and Present Danger?
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    "The Hunt for Red October" is the name of the movie's prequel.
  • Q:
    What is the runtime of the movie "Clear and Present Danger"?
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    The total runtime is 141 minutes.
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    Who wrote the script for the movie Clear and Present Danger?
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    Tom Clancy and Donald Stewart wrote the film's script.
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    Who directed the motion picture "Clear and Present Danger"?
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    Phillip Noyce was the director of the motion picture.
  • Q:
    What was the estimated budget for making the movie "Clear and Present Danger"?
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    $65 million was the cost to make this movie.
  • Q:
    "Clear and Present Danger" is of which genre?
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    The film is labeled as: Thriller and Action.
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    Who distributed the film, "Clear and Present Danger"?
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    Paramount Pictures distributed the movie.
  • Q:
    Which actors starred in the motion picture, "Clear and Present Danger"?
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    Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer, James Earl Jones, Belita Moreno and Benjamin Bratt starred in the film.
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    Who composed the music for the movie Clear and Present Danger?
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    James Horner composed the musical score for the movie's soundtrack.
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    What tagline was included in marketing materials for the movie, "Clear and Present Danger"?
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    The film's tagline was, "Truth needs a soldier."
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