Elmer Smith is a member of the Daily News Editorial Board.
YOU'LL BE relieved to know that disorderly conduct is still illegal in Center City. It is still illegal to start a fist- fight or scream obscenities or touch your naughty parts suggestively. You may not block the corridors of commerce to demand a tribute from passers-by or commit a public nuisance. (Private nuisances are not specifically prohibited.)
WE'VE BEEN hearing it since we were old enough to be held responsible for our behavior but weren't: "Boys will be boys," they say. Then they shake their heads slowly side to side.
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