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Kids — enjoy our special offer: Fight the power by doing absolutely nothing. Just stand around in public next to someone wearing cool gang colors. Watch out for drivebys, of course. Following the Supreme Court’s ruling this week in Chicago v. Morales, it is once again legal — if not smart — to be seen on the streets with a member of a criminal street gang. And you had to love it when Justice Stevens drove home the point with a modern-day Norman Rockwellism: “It matters not whether the reason that a gang member and his father, for example, might loiter near Wrigley Field is to rob an unsuspecting fan or just to get a glimpse of Sammy Sosa leaving the ballpark; in either event, if their purpose is not apparent to a nearby police officer, she may�indeed, she “shall”�order them to disperse.” Too bad the dads of most of he gang members never thought of that scenario.

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