Happy Slapping

The phenomenon that was huge in England is now causing an uproar in France, who wants to ban citizen journalists from capturing acts of violence.

As it happily turns out, Europeans are just as inane as Americans! Happy slapping somehow manages to make fence-plowing look meaningful, poignant.

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