A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from May 04, 2022
“Free country? Name one thing you can do that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal”

“Free country? Name one thing you can do that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal” is a saying that has been printed on many images. “It’s a free country!” is an old saying that has been said about the United States.
   
“Free country….name one thing that’s isn’t taxed, regulated, or illegal” was posted on Twitter by 1️⃣8️⃣0️⃣Jack on March 22, 2017. “Free country? Name one thing you can do that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal” was posted on Twitter by [Au]stin on March 24, 2017. “FREE COUNTRY? NAME ONE THING YOU CAN DO THAT ISN’T TAXED, REGULATED OR ILLEGAL” (shown on an image) was posted on Facebook by The Pursuit of Happiness on March 27, 2017. The saying probably originated from this or another image.
     
     
Twitter
1️⃣8️⃣0️⃣Jack
@_ImJustJay
Free country….name one thing that’s isn’t taxed, regulated, or illegal.
3:28 PM · Mar 22, 2017·Twitter for iPhone
 
Twitter
[Au]stin
@AustinZanghi
Free country? Name one thing you can do that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal
9:03 PM · Mar 24, 2017·Twitter for iPhone
     
Facebook
The Pursuit of Happiness
March 27, 2017 at 3:00 PM ·
What say you?
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
FREE COUNTRY?
NAME ONE THING YOU CAN DO
THAT ISN’T TAXED, REGULATED
OR ILLEGAL
 
Twitter
Rob Williamson
@rob_williamson7
Name one thing that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal. Now tell me what a free country we live in.
8:02 PM · Apr 4, 2017·Twitter for iPhone
 
Twitter
Muhammad Hunain Ameen
@MHunainAmeen
You live in ‘free country’? Name one thing that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal?
#pakistan #World #Earth #people #authority #freecountry
8:40 AM · Apr 14, 2017·Twitter Web Client
 
Twitter
Don Woods
@dwoods828
Free Country?
Name one thing that isn’t Regulated, Taxed or Illegal!
5:50 AM · Mar 4, 2018·Facebook
 
Twitter
JQKER 🐶⚡️
@Kingslyce
They call this a free country name one thing that isn’t taxed, regulated or illegal smh
1:53 PM · Mar 22, 2018·Echofon
 
Twitter
Tony Ramone
@tonyramone100
Free Country!?!
Name One Thing That Isn’t Taxed, Illegal, Or Regulated.
7:40 PM · Mar 22, 2018·Twitter for Android
     
Twitter 
J-Rod “Q” 🇵🇷 空手🥋⛩
@JLR31416
Replying to @neiltyson
Free country? Name one thing you can do that isn’t taxed, regulated, or illegal⁉️
9:07 PM · May 26, 2019 from Manhattan, NY·Twitter for iPad
 
Twitter
🗽#LadyLiberty 💕
@liberty4543
We are a free country.
Really?
Name one thing that you can have or do; that isn’t criminalized, taxed or regulated by multiple layers of local, state and/or federal bureaucracy?
I’ll wait.
Quote Tweet
Ricardo
@KingRickVIII
· Aug 19, 2020
So everyone, what’s the biggest lie that everyone believes in America?
9:23 AM · Aug 20, 2020·Twitter for iPhone
 
Twitter
judy morris
@judymorris3
Free Country My Ass….Name One Thing You Can Do That Isn’t Taxed, Regulated or Illegal
(This is also shown on an image by Turning Point USA.—ed.)
3:59 PM · Jan 26, 2021·Twitter Web App
 
Facebook
More Crazy Stuff
May 4, 2022 at 6:02 AM ·
Morning y’all ☕☕☕
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
FREE COUNTRY?
NAME ONE THING YOU
CAN DO THAT ISN’T
TAXED, REGULATED OR ILLEGAL

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityGovernment/Law/Military/Religion /Health • Wednesday, May 04, 2022 • Permalink


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