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  •  In Wisconsin, if you haul off and smack (6+ / 0-)

    the hell out of someone you may be charged with battery (as opposed to disorderly conduct.) If it's an older person, someone with a visible disability or someone you know for a fact is disabled you're in even worse trouble. They're generally thought of as more or less the same.

    Any jackass can kick down a barn, but it takes a good carpenter to build one.--Sam Rayburn

    by Ice Blue on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 03:48:49 PM PDT

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