You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #7: The word "dick" doesn't bother me much. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (01/01/06 through 01/22/2007) Donate to DU
HiFructosePronSyrup Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-13-06 07:49 PM
Response to Reply #4
7. The word "dick" doesn't bother me much.
or "cock" or "balls."
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -Which of these words is most profane? porphyrian  Jul-13-06 07:44 PM   #0 
  - You forgot the word with the ugliest history of them all: Nigger  Selatius   Jul-13-06 07:46 PM   #1 
  - Oh yeah, that's an ugly one.  porphyrian   Jul-13-06 07:48 PM   #3 
  - Is it uglier than: spic, injun, chink, et al?  The Straight Story   Jul-13-06 07:48 PM   #4 
  - The word "dick" doesn't bother me much.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-13-06 07:49 PM   #7 
  - Yeah, those don't really bother me, either.  porphyrian   Jul-13-06 07:53 PM   #13 
  - Good point, although I'm not sure those are as universally despised...  porphyrian   Jul-13-06 07:50 PM   #9 
  - yeah its all those words that's why cunt is offensive too.  lvx35   Jul-13-06 07:52 PM   #12 
  - Agreed - demeaning a human being because of their race is the worst.  TwentyFive   Jul-13-06 07:56 PM   #18 
  - Yes  Raine   Jul-13-06 07:49 PM   #8 
  - I don't think of ethnic slurs as "cussing". I think of them as degradation  readmoreoften   Jul-13-06 08:12 PM   #26 
  - That is a racial slur.  greatauntoftriplets   Jul-13-06 08:27 PM   #36 
  - Other: Republican. n/t  Kutjara   Jul-13-06 07:48 PM   #2 
  - I thought about that one...  porphyrian   Jul-13-06 07:49 PM   #5 
  - Freeper  Raine   Jul-13-06 07:49 PM   #6 
  - I didn't put that one because I see it more as a condition...  porphyrian   Jul-13-06 07:51 PM   #11 
  - Words are not offensive, it's the people who speak them..  ReadTomPaine   Jul-13-06 07:51 PM   #10 
  - While I feel similarly, there are many who don't.  porphyrian   Jul-13-06 07:54 PM   #16 
  - Every word mentioned here is innocuous in proper context..  ReadTomPaine   Jul-13-06 07:59 PM   #20 
  - Verbal abuse is the problem  undergroundpanther   Jul-13-06 08:02 PM   #22 
  - Twat Was Always The Most Vulgar And Disgusting Sounding Word To Me.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-13-06 07:54 PM   #14 
  - Unless you're a Brit...  ReadTomPaine   Jul-13-06 07:56 PM   #19 
  - I think you're thinking 'twit' --  NCevilDUer   Jul-13-06 09:06 PM   #46 
     - Nope - the term is "twat" and the usage is different overseas.  ReadTomPaine   Jul-13-06 09:44 PM   #49 
  - I agree. Twat is the worst.  readmoreoften   Jul-13-06 08:02 PM   #23 
  - Really? I think it's an interesting word, almost affectionate.  Toucano   Jul-13-06 08:12 PM   #27 
  - I remember driving up to cottage with my parents and 3 siblings and  buzzard   Jul-13-06 08:18 PM   #33 
  - Twat you say? I cunt hear you.  brmdp3123   Jul-13-06 08:37 PM   #41 
  - I had to go with your third option...  mark0rama   Jul-13-06 07:54 PM   #15 
  - Slut?  Lost-in-FL   Jul-13-06 07:54 PM   #17 
  - That's a weird thing.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-13-06 08:02 PM   #21 
     - I think that whores exist, but sluts really don't.  readmoreoften   Jul-13-06 08:09 PM   #24 
     - Yeah.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-13-06 08:15 PM   #30 
     - Uh oh, guess I'm guilty  blogslut   Jul-13-06 08:33 PM   #39 
     - in 'olde english' a slut.......  Grey   Jul-13-06 09:14 PM   #48 
     - On a much less offensive front...  mark0rama   Jul-13-06 08:10 PM   #25 
        - "dork" used to be vulgar.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-13-06 08:21 PM   #34 
           - I'd forgotten about "dork"  mark0rama   Jul-13-06 08:29 PM   #37 
           - I call people dorks quite frequently.  haruka3_2000   Jul-13-06 08:30 PM   #38 
  - Bush  treestar   Jul-13-06 08:13 PM   #28 
  - They allow the "C" word in a poll?  Generator   Jul-13-06 08:13 PM   #29 
  - Obviously you're sexist to Condaleeza Rice.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-13-06 08:17 PM   #32 
  - A way to world peace  hopeisaplace   Jul-13-06 08:15 PM   #31 
  - Only God damn is profane.  greatauntoftriplets   Jul-13-06 08:27 PM   #35 
  - Hmm. Beat me to it.  Gormy Cuss   Jul-13-06 08:33 PM   #40 
  - I really, really hate you  sandnsea   Jul-13-06 08:42 PM   #42 
  - What about BOOBIES!  Harvey Korman   Jul-13-06 08:44 PM   #43 
  - Seems like "Cocksucker" should be an option...  Endangered Specie   Jul-13-06 08:46 PM   #44 
  - Did you ever see that episode of Candid Camera where  Justice Is Comin   Jul-13-06 09:01 PM   #45 
  - heres a 'complete' list (view at your own discression)  Endangered Specie   Jul-13-06 09:06 PM   #47 
  - Locking  rasputin1952   Jul-13-06 10:13 PM   #50 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (01/01/06 through 01/22/2007) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC