Fair and just enforcement of the law should be what sends a message, not changes to that law. We can't just keep expanding the law every time we want to send a message.
Rimmer: Why should they speak the way we do? They're aliens.
Lister: Ok professor, what does it mean?
Rimmer: Maybe, maybe, ok. Breaking your leg hurts like hell ok? Hell. They do it
below the knee, low. Hell-low, gettit?. They do it twice, twice, two.
Hell-Low-Two. And jigsaw must mean you. Hello to you.
Cat: I wouldn't like to be around when one of these suckers is making a
speech (he limps out).