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boston bean Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-30-10 01:17 PM
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9. yet it stands
and posts that use the word to explain it's offensiveness are missing.......
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  -In regard to abusive language and women, I feel I have to say this: Tailormyst  Jul-30-10 01:10 PM   #0 
  - This will be locked. (c'est la vie)  Kurt_and_Hunter   Jul-30-10 01:11 PM   #1 
  - Does this mean that Cheney is not a prick?  Rageneau   Jul-30-10 01:13 PM   #2 
  - Don't expect an answer to that  mitchum   Jul-30-10 01:49 PM   #83 
  - "Useless slut." Not derogatory?  Ross K   Jul-30-10 01:14 PM   #3 
  - K & R nt  laughingliberal   Jul-30-10 01:14 PM   #4 
  - Well said.  MineralMan   Jul-30-10 01:15 PM   #5 
  - Thank you Mineral Man  Tailormyst   Jul-30-10 01:18 PM   #10 
  - One male vote in agreement.  bemildred   Jul-30-10 01:15 PM   #6 
  - I agree  pscot   Jul-30-10 01:28 PM   #34 
     - you two men. thank you. for understanding. appreciated. nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:31 PM   #43 
        - +1  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:36 PM   #53 
  - and.... it is against du rules. nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:15 PM   #7 
  - yet it stands  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:17 PM   #9 
     - still. adn yes. nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:19 PM   #12 
  - Thank you Tailormyst. Thank you.  uncommon   Jul-30-10 01:17 PM   #8 
  - This thread will either be locked or nuked,  myrna minx   Jul-30-10 01:18 PM   #11 
  - it should be, it's flamebait if nothing else  slay   Jul-30-10 01:30 PM   #40 
     - It's hardly flamebait. This has been an ongoing discussion and this OP offers further clarification  uncommon   Jul-30-10 01:39 PM   #63 
        - tell yourself whatever you want  slay   Jul-30-10 01:47 PM   #82 
           - Niccce..... the "mental breakdown and thin-skinned" memes  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:52 PM   #93 
  - The cave we all come from  knowbody0   Jul-30-10 01:20 PM   #13 
  - Meh  slay   Jul-30-10 01:20 PM   #14 
  - ...  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:21 PM   #15 
  - It's not the same thing  Tailormyst   Jul-30-10 01:22 PM   #16 
  - You're right. Women SHOULD be treated differently  slay   Jul-30-10 01:22 PM   #18 
     - No. Women already ARE treated differently. That is why this is unacceptable.  uncommon   Jul-30-10 01:23 PM   #19 
  - Once again, men are not an oppressed class. This is the difference.  uncommon   Jul-30-10 01:22 PM   #17 
  - whatever  slay   Jul-30-10 01:23 PM   #21 
     - You don't have the RIGHT to not "buy it"  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:26 PM   #29 
        - i've said it before and i'll say it again  slay   Jul-30-10 01:29 PM   #35 
           - Yes, it is a double standard, against women  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:37 PM   #56 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-30-10 01:23 PM   #20 
  - see, i don't give a shit  slay   Jul-30-10 01:24 PM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-30-10 01:26 PM   #27 
     - yes, you are very enlightened yourself i see  slay   Jul-30-10 01:27 PM   #30 
        - now don't go getting all upset. I'm just saying some words. nt  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:28 PM   # 
        - your mom must be so proud  slay   Jul-30-10 01:30 PM   #36 
           - your mom must be wanting to slit her wrists.  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:31 PM   #42 
              - you don't get my point at all  slay   Jul-30-10 01:35 PM   #50 
                 - nope, and don't care to either.  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:44 PM   #75 
                    - good for you  slay   Jul-30-10 01:50 PM   #86 
                       - Exactly how I felt.  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:51 PM   #90 
        - now don't go getting all upset. I'm just saying some words. nt  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:28 PM   #33 
  - Your use of that word in an attempt to "denigrate" a male is...y'know...  mitchum   Jul-30-10 01:59 PM   #107 
  - The c-word is almost equivalent to the n-word.  superduperfarleft   Jul-30-10 01:24 PM   #25 
  - Only in your mind  slay   Jul-30-10 01:25 PM   #26 
  - The whole "words don't matter" meme is si ridiculous  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:27 PM   #32 
  - So you think black people are overreacting when they object to being called n'ers? n/t  superduperfarleft   Jul-30-10 01:30 PM   #37 
  - i think it's a double standard that they call each other that and only white people are banned from  slay   Jul-30-10 01:34 PM   #46 
     - Awesome.  superduperfarleft   Jul-30-10 01:35 PM   #49 
     - I don't want to call anybody anything - i'm pointing out a DOUBLE STANDARD  slay   Jul-30-10 01:37 PM   #55 
        - Asking people to respect each other is not "censorship."  superduperfarleft   Jul-30-10 01:38 PM   #61 
        - i don't call anybody any of those things, again, i was just pointing out a double standard  slay   Jul-30-10 01:41 PM   #69 
        - It's not a double standard in that way. You and your family say things to each other  EFerrari   Jul-30-10 01:57 PM   #103 
     - Something isn't right here.  DevonRex   Jul-30-10 01:37 PM   #57 
     - Except words have incredible power  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:38 PM   #59 
        - fine, whatever, this thread is rediculous - i'm talking about double standards and censorship  slay   Jul-30-10 01:40 PM   #64 
  - I'm going to say this very nicely. It's OUR minds that count on this issue. Not yours.  DevonRex   Jul-30-10 01:36 PM   #52 
  - i don't walk on eggshells  slay   Jul-30-10 01:38 PM   #58 
  - It's not "just words" - is "nigger" just a word, or does it evoke a feeling of hate and terror in  uncommon   Jul-30-10 01:41 PM   #66 
     - look, i understand your point  slay   Jul-30-10 01:43 PM   #72 
  - Yep. RP has a problem getting that. It's been pointed out to him before. nt  EFerrari   Jul-30-10 01:55 PM   #100 
  - You would think that they were a weaker sex with far more delicate sensibilities or something  mitchum   Jul-30-10 01:52 PM   #91 
  - but you can call a guy a dick  spanone   Jul-30-10 01:23 PM   #22 
  - I prefer to call some men pussy.  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:24 PM   #24 
  - I don't think that's appropriate, either. nt  DevonRex   Jul-30-10 01:30 PM   #38 
  - Nice breakdown  Warpy   Jul-30-10 01:26 PM   #28 
  - K&R From a male who knows how to respect women's feelings. n/t  Turborama   Jul-30-10 01:27 PM   #31 
  - ahhhh  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:30 PM   #39 
  - Broken down perfectly.  Lex   Jul-30-10 01:31 PM   #41 
  - Shouldn't a lawyer know Truth from Opinion?  Lance_Boyle   Jul-30-10 01:41 PM   #65 
  - K&R. Very well said. nt  DevonRex   Jul-30-10 01:31 PM   #44 
  - So many peace signs,  Ross K   Jul-30-10 01:35 PM   #48 
  - well put. brutal, as it should be. K&R  Whisp   Jul-30-10 01:33 PM   #45 
  - Thank you. nt  JerseygirlCT   Jul-30-10 01:34 PM   #47 
  - Women were the original property, claimed as private by males.  Starry Messenger   Jul-30-10 01:35 PM   #51 
  - Exactly  gaspee   Jul-30-10 01:39 PM   #62 
  - Impt. clarifications  snot   Jul-30-10 01:36 PM   #54 
  - The men who don't get it  gaspee   Jul-30-10 01:38 PM   #60 
  - they like how women are treated as nothing more than meat sacks in our society.  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:41 PM   #67 
  - It just happened here this past week  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:42 PM   #70 
  - Bunched underwear thread.  Lance_Boyle   Jul-30-10 01:41 PM   #68 
  - Yeah  gaspee   Jul-30-10 01:42 PM   #71 
  - so stay the fuck out of it n/t  Scout   Jul-30-10 01:44 PM   #73 
  - fuckin a  slay   Jul-30-10 01:45 PM   #77 
  - I think you are probably very young.  Tailormyst   Jul-30-10 01:46 PM   #81 
  - i'm not as easily offended as you  slay   Jul-30-10 01:49 PM   #84 
     - you are right. as a male you are not offended by this. it doesnt touch you. it makes you feel  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:51 PM   #89 
        - i'm not easily offended period  slay   Jul-30-10 01:54 PM   #97 
           - white male? where would society pick on you? what is there for you to be offended with? nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:56 PM   #101 
              - Hey if you want to play the weak victim card all your life  slay   Jul-30-10 02:03 PM   #111 
  - it isnt the word. it is the intent and usage which clearly was told in the op.  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:49 PM   #85 
     - no, i've been talking about the double standard of prick, dick, etc  slay   Jul-30-10 01:52 PM   #94 
        - Pay attention to the actual men on this and other threads  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:53 PM   #95 
        - sigh  slay   Jul-30-10 01:57 PM   #104 
           - Seriously, go show the article to your mother or your sister or your daughter  Tailormyst   Jul-30-10 02:02 PM   #110 
        - you call a male a dick and he smiles and coddles his dick and says yup....  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:57 PM   #102 
           - I've alreadys said - I don't care. and someone did call me a pussy further up  slay   Jul-30-10 01:58 PM   #106 
  - Your true colors are shining brightly.  Tailormyst   Jul-30-10 01:45 PM   #78 
     - And yours are dull and tiresome.  Lance_Boyle   Jul-30-10 01:51 PM   #88 
        - Don't you have a boyle to lance or something equally disgusting to do?  boston bean   Jul-30-10 01:54 PM   #96 
  - Thank you for your precise and correct analysis.  RadiationTherapy   Jul-30-10 01:44 PM   #74 
  - arent i impressed  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:46 PM   #79 
  - +1  LostinVA   Jul-30-10 01:55 PM   #98 
  - Thank you!  Withywindle   Jul-30-10 01:44 PM   #76 
  - Exactly. Some get it, but we are live in a nation of bigots that mask  Greyhound   Jul-30-10 01:46 PM   #80 
  - +1. thank you. nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-10 01:52 PM   #92 
  - I'm no fan of cursing  raouldukelives   Jul-30-10 01:51 PM   #87 
  - best thread on this subject  dsc   Jul-30-10 01:55 PM   #99 
  - Is being called a 'dick' bad because dicks are bad? n/t  Lance_Boyle   Jul-30-10 01:57 PM   #105 
  - I don't think you want to even try to understand it  Tailormyst   Jul-30-10 02:00 PM   #109 
  - Recommended.  Heidi   Jul-30-10 02:00 PM   #108 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-30-10 02:03 PM   #112 
  - Have we gotten BINGO yet?  Starry Messenger   Jul-30-10 02:04 PM   #113 
  - +1  Lex   Jul-30-10 02:05 PM   #114 
  - Locking  The empressof all   Jul-30-10 02:06 PM   #115 
 

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