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redqueen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-10-05 11:39 AM
Response to Reply #22
25. Yes, I know.
That's what I was saying. hehe

Don't be silly... you can say cunt here as long as you're not saying it in a mean way, right? (I guess we'll find out.)
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  -Let's settle this once and for all... Trashy vs. Trashy Prag  May-10-05 09:56 AM   #0 
  - It's just a word.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 09:57 AM   #1 
  - It's an implied thing.  Prag   May-10-05 09:59 AM   #3 
  - it's a sexist word  imenja   May-10-05 09:58 AM   #2 
  - I get that impression as well.  redqueen   May-10-05 10:01 AM   #4 
  - True...  Prag   May-10-05 10:03 AM   #5 
     - I completely disagree.  redqueen   May-10-05 10:57 AM   #13 
     - I find that surprising...  Prag   May-10-05 11:08 AM   #17 
     - that doesn't really matter  imenja   May-10-05 11:38 AM   #24 
  - When I refer to the trash in my trash can, it is sexist?  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 10:13 AM   #6 
  - Come on, now  Pithlet   May-10-05 10:30 AM   #7 
  - There's been some confusion all around.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 10:53 AM   # 
     - The context is women and their appearance, yes...  redqueen   May-10-05 10:56 AM   #11 
     - I fail to see how it's not germane.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 11:00 AM   #15 
        - True, it's not sexist in every context...  redqueen   May-10-05 11:02 AM   #16 
           - But as it's not sexist in every context, the WORD itself is not sexist.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 11:36 AM   #22 
              - Yes, I know.  redqueen   May-10-05 11:39 AM   #25 
                 - I've seen posts locked/deleted for saying it in a non-mean way.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 11:43 AM   #28 
     - I wasn't claiming an opinon either way  Pithlet   May-10-05 10:57 AM   #12 
        - I'm not staking a claim either way, myself.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 10:59 AM   #14 
  - if you use terms like Sambo or darky is is racist?  imenja   May-10-05 11:31 AM   #20 
     - You said: "it's a sexist word and to pretend otherwise is a lie."  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 11:38 AM   #23 
        - I suppose so  imenja   May-10-05 11:40 AM   #26 
        - The problem here is the word/usage dichotomy.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 11:43 AM   #27 
        - The word in question is "trashy" not "trash".  lukasahero   May-10-05 11:43 AM   #29 
           - I have no desire to rile anybody.  whoisalhedges   May-10-05 11:45 AM   #30 
  - But mainly because most of us men look a complete and utter mess  tjwmason   May-10-05 10:53 AM   #10 
     - Yeah, what's the point in describing water as wet?  Prag   May-10-05 11:23 AM   #19 
     - What?  imenja   May-10-05 11:33 AM   #21 
  - from www.dictionary.com  lukasahero   May-10-05 10:41 AM   #8 
     - Glad you pointed that out...  Prag   May-10-05 10:45 AM   #9 
        - Neither have I nor have any other women I know  lukasahero   May-10-05 11:21 AM   #18 
 

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