Testicle bill dangles over legislators
The Associated Press
updated 4:57 p.m. MT, Sat., April. 26, 2008
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - They're proudly displayed by any self-respecting bull, but dangling big metal ones on the back end of a truck could be banned in Florida.
Metal replicas of bull testicles have become trendy bumper ornaments in some parts of the Sunshine State, but state Sen. Carey Baker is campaigning to ban the orbs.
Baker acknowledged that Florida lawmakers have more pressing issues, including huge revenue shortfalls, but said the state needs to draw a line on what's obscene before more objectionable adornments appear. Read More
So if this is considered obscene, will ranchers in Florida have to cover the scrotum’s of their herd bulls so no one can see them? It seems that some lawmakers feel the need to invent problems so they can fix them with more laws.