Is Walesa the Blockhead?

Walesa

Recently on The Blurb, we have been talking about Lech Walesa, the former president of Poland who called the current president a "blockhead."  He called the president a blockhead during a meeting.  As a result, Walesa has been charged with a crime and is facing a sentence of three years in prison.  This is because Poland has a law that says anyone who insults the president or calls him names will be sent to prison.

So our critical question is should Walesa be sent to prison for calling someone a "blockhead," or should he continue to insult the current president?

Here’s what we think:

Download blurbcast_64_lechs_insult.mp3

What do you think?  Leave us a comment and join us again soon on The Blurb!

Signed,

Those who Forgot to Put their Names on Thy Papers.

Image retrieved from http://www.babalublog.com/archives/Walesa.jpg on April 4, 2007

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2 Responses to Is Walesa the Blockhead?

  1. The Brainy Belgium Bird says:

    Lech Walsa is such an important person in Poland and has done much more for then than the current president. Plus “a blockhead”? What kind of insult is that? It is outragous chargeing this man with anything.
    Signed,
    The Brainy
    Begium Bird

  2. King Big Papi II says:

    Dear “da blurb’ (whatever!)
    I think that it is outrangeous that Lech was charged with up to 3 yeaers in prison. I mean “blockhead”? What kind of freakin’ insult was that? I say that the Polish Government in dumb. Anyway, Lech is to of a important person in Poland. Agian, I think that it is STUPID.
    GGGGOOOOO OOOOPPPPPPUUUUSSS!
    King Big Papi II
    (From Opus)

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