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Lilith Velkor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-13-07 06:09 PM
Response to Reply #15
20. No, women also get called "knob" or "tool"
Sometimes "prick" as well, but that's only used for women like Thatcher or Rice.
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  -What words or terms do you consider offensive to women...? bliss_eternal  Sep-04-07 07:31 PM   #0 
  - I read in a book  gollygee   Sep-04-07 07:50 PM   #1 
  - I remember that song.  bliss_eternal   Sep-04-07 08:49 PM   #3 
  - Whoa  ismnotwasm   Sep-04-07 08:43 PM   #2 
  - The power of words...  bliss_eternal   Sep-04-07 09:27 PM   #4 
     - Hip hop and rap  ismnotwasm   Sep-05-07 07:36 PM   #6 
  - "hubby" makes me gag  Lilith Velkor   Sep-05-07 12:38 PM   #5 
  - What does it mean there that it's somehow not gender specific?  ThomCat   Sep-05-07 10:54 PM   #7 
     - It's a generic insult for both genders, as is "knob" or "prick"  Lilith Velkor   Sep-06-07 11:56 AM   #9 
        - My understanding  lwfern   Sep-08-07 07:30 PM   #15 
           - No, women also get called "knob" or "tool"  Lilith Velkor   Sep-13-07 06:09 PM   #20 
  - "Girl" used to refer to an adult female(s) annoys me.  raccoon   Sep-06-07 09:25 AM   #8 
  - Eesh, that is annoying  Lilith Velkor   Sep-06-07 12:04 PM   #10 
  - Adults who call and adult a "girl" always irritate me  ThomCat   Sep-06-07 12:13 PM   #11 
  - Ditto on "girl"  Katherine Brengle   Sep-06-07 02:21 PM   #12 
  - Another vote for that one  lizerdbits   Sep-09-07 02:58 PM   #19 
  - I can't stand any cutsie terms used during  jmm   Sep-08-07 06:18 PM   #13 
  - I've seen that used on DU before  lwfern   Sep-08-07 07:26 PM   #14 
  - What's worse...  bliss_eternal   Sep-09-07 02:06 AM   #17 
  - GRRRRR!  bliss_eternal   Sep-09-07 02:05 AM   #16 
  - Sounds like we've had a run in with the same person  wicket   Sep-17-07 12:51 PM   #23 
     - I wouldn't doubt it...  bliss_eternal   Sep-17-07 03:44 PM   #24 
  - I've asked a poster on DU (not this forum) to stop calling me sweetie  wicket   Sep-17-07 12:50 PM   #22 
  - Incredibly amazing how a simple challenge about insulting language  Book Lover   Sep-09-07 02:42 AM   #18 
     - Wow. A lot of deleted posts for  ThomCat   Sep-14-07 12:25 PM   #21 

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