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Richardo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-14-10 08:06 AM
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1. Excellent excellent points
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  -Justifying the "N" word SHRED  Aug-14-10 07:53 AM   #0 
  - Excellent excellent points  Richardo   Aug-14-10 08:06 AM   #1 
  - The actual problem  dipsydoodle   Aug-14-10 08:16 AM   #2 
  - I'll take it step further. The word was originally spelled  Kind of Blue   Aug-14-10 09:28 AM   #14 
  - No, it has an English derivation  Gaedel   Aug-15-10 05:39 AM   #17 
     - Well, that's all fine and good, but I'd go even further  Kind of Blue   Aug-15-10 07:58 AM   #21 
  - You are correct (except I think you meant 'one g only' not 'one n only')  whopis01   Aug-14-10 03:59 PM   #15 
     - Thanks for the correction  dipsydoodle   Aug-15-10 05:28 AM   #16 
  - yep.  d_r   Aug-14-10 08:30 AM   #3 
  - It also assumes that white and black people are treated equally in all other areas of life  slampoet   Aug-14-10 08:32 AM   #4 
  - You hit the nail on the head.  political_Dem   Aug-14-10 08:37 AM   #5 
  - Hear that 'defense' all the time here too.  Poboy   Aug-14-10 08:48 AM   #6 
  - The use of the word was never exclusively by whites  ProgressiveProfessor   Aug-14-10 09:18 AM   #12 
     - But as a white woman  Dappleganger   Aug-15-10 05:47 AM   #18 
  - Everyone should be able to use the word.  Glassunion   Aug-14-10 08:53 AM   #7 
  - Except radio talk is not really subject to ratings  SHRED   Aug-14-10 08:58 AM   #8 
  - I would disagree about the ratings.  Glassunion   Aug-14-10 09:20 AM   #13 
  - Oh, I'd agree, and would never want to make a law  Poboy   Aug-14-10 09:00 AM   #9 
     - That is how you are going to react if Glassunion uses the word?  pipoman   Aug-15-10 06:27 AM   #19 
  - I've heard blacks...  Steely_Dan   Aug-14-10 09:03 AM   #10 
  - This is what I was trying to say. -nt  Poboy   Aug-14-10 09:06 AM   #11 
  - It is simple  pipoman   Aug-15-10 06:49 AM   #20 
  - The key point is that Dr. Laura WANTS to be able to use the N-WORD ...  JoePhilly   Aug-15-10 08:28 AM   #22 

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