You don't expect people here to be actually affected by Federal Law, do you? Especially when its the anti-christ Obama.
I'm sure it's been made a felony to keep costs down. Think how much it would cost to investigate everyone who said it if they weren't looking at a year in the pen. If it were just a misdemeanor like speeding, a lot of folks would just burn one and say it.
Redneck, hillbilly, fundie, Bible thumper, cracker, split tails, geezer, loon, xenophobe, islamaphobe, and homophobe are not words of tolerance.