Fredom of speech allows humorist to go all the way to the firewall to express themselves. But many countries don’t allow nearly as much freedom as the United States, and you don’t have to go to third world countries to find this type of oppression. There are some who think using the word ‘oppression’ is not a good way to express the feelings of those who think we go to far - dangerously far - to let our citizens express their beliefs and feelings. England is now debating the pros and cons. You can click on the title of this article to find a newspaper article discussing the problem and some suggestions that are up for discussion. If you want to see an example of the freewheeling things that are allow in this country check out the Borowitz Report on the Internet.