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eowyn_of_rohan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-13-11 08:12 AM
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11. Not lewd or vulgar but...
sexualizing breasts by using male-identified slang term.
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  -Judge OKs school 'boobies' bracelets The Northerner  Apr-12-11 03:53 PM   #0 
  - I never understood the "stigma" of not discussing breasts  Drale   Apr-12-11 04:00 PM   #1 
  - Heck, it is now against the rules of the Florida Legislature to say "uterus"  csziggy   Apr-13-11 05:15 PM   #64 
  - This country needs to stop being so freaking uptight about body parts and sex.  PeaceNikki   Apr-12-11 04:03 PM   #2 
  - They who?  GKirk   Apr-12-11 04:11 PM   #3 
  - Never mind... misunderstood.  PeaceNikki   Apr-12-11 04:13 PM   #5 
  - I've been saying that forever..  polmaven   Apr-13-11 09:29 AM   #19 
  - They can also be used as weapons in some cases  snooper2   Apr-13-11 12:23 PM   #52 
  - Oh, good grief...  polmaven   Apr-13-11 02:15 PM   #56 
     - Just because YOU haven't been smacked upside the head  snooper2   Apr-13-11 02:37 PM   #57 
        - Like I said....  polmaven   Apr-13-11 02:46 PM   #60 
           - Like you wrote...  snooper2   Apr-13-11 02:48 PM   #61 
  - If they aren't meant to be sexual, then why are they erogenous zones?  Shiver   Apr-15-11 12:26 AM   #67 
  - The term "boobies" is asinine, puerile, and absurd in the face of what they claim is a serious  WinkyDink   Apr-13-11 02:42 PM   #59 
  - But members of the House  Control-Z   Apr-12-11 04:11 PM   #4 
  - I didn't know that. Can they say womb,egg,sperm or prostate?  virgogal   Apr-12-11 04:48 PM   #6 
  - So they can get in trouble for saying uterus  Drale   Apr-12-11 05:41 PM   #8 
  - A reasonable response and very good news.  Dappleganger   Apr-12-11 04:49 PM   #7 
  - I heard one of the students was a thespian. She was seen masticating in the school cafeteria. n/t  Scuba   Apr-12-11 05:59 PM   #9 
  - Not only that - did you know that in that school they force the boys  COLGATE4   Apr-13-11 09:23 AM   #18 
  - Would it be alright to wear bracelets that say "I Love Baloney Ponies"?  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 07:29 AM   #10 
  - I assume "Boloney Pony" means "dong"?  OneTenthofOnePercent   Apr-13-11 08:25 AM   #14 
  - yes - so would that be ok for girls and boys to wear to school?  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 09:14 AM   #16 
     - Sure, but only if it's spelled correctly - "Bologna Pony"  OneTenthofOnePercent   Apr-13-11 10:32 AM   #30 
     - You betcha.  EOTE   Apr-13-11 10:39 AM   #32 
  - And the corelation between prostate cancer and baloney ponies is what? eom  yawnmaster   Apr-13-11 11:16 AM   #43 
  - Did you know that the penis and the prostate are different things? What does loving a penis have to  uppityperson   Apr-13-11 11:26 AM   #45 
     - Erectile dysfunction is a common result of prostate cancer  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 11:42 AM   #47 
  - Not lewd or vulgar but...  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 08:12 AM   #11 
  - it's a general slang term now  marions ghost   Apr-13-11 08:24 AM   #13 
     - The operative word is "now"  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 09:13 AM   #15 
        - right  marions ghost   Apr-13-11 09:44 AM   #21 
        - i explain to boys what sexism is. i explain objectification. i tell them about  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 09:52 AM   #24 
        - THANK YOU and I so respect what you are doing  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 10:27 AM   #27 
        - +++++  marions ghost   Apr-13-11 11:55 AM   #49 
           - when i have argued it, i have always gotten the argument whatever it takes to bring awareness  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 12:04 PM   #51 
           - right  marions ghost   Apr-13-11 05:08 PM   #62 
              - you  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 05:12 PM   #63 
           - another point. they say, the money from these bracelets go to breast cancer orgs. it doesnt  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 12:32 PM   #54 
        - I think he decision came from his sexist acceptance of such a term  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 10:25 AM   #26 
           - with the loosening of  marions ghost   Apr-13-11 12:02 PM   #50 
        - You have that right. It benefits women not at all.  bobbolink   Apr-13-11 11:07 AM   #42 
  - a disease that kills women so to gain attention, sexualize to get a $. how is this different  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 08:23 AM   #12 
  - i saw that sexist POS -nt  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 09:15 AM   #17 
  - uh oh  marions ghost   Apr-13-11 09:49 AM   #23 
     - after this commercial  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 10:02 AM   #25 
        - I thought that commercial was a parody  adigal   Apr-13-11 12:35 PM   #55 
           - i dont get  seabeyond   Apr-13-11 09:56 PM   #65 
  - I heart boobies  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 09:33 AM   #20 
  - Would it be alright to wear bracelets that say "I Love Baloney Ponies"?  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 10:27 AM   #28 
     - For dick cancer?  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 10:32 AM   #29 
        - Cases of Prostate Cancer have been rising.  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 10:39 AM   #31 
           - "Baloney poney" I assumed referenced the penis  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 10:41 AM   #33 
           - Erectile dysfunction is a common complication of prostate cancer  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-13-11 10:42 AM   #34 
              - Your mootness is moot  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 10:44 AM   #36 
           - The prostate is not the same thing as the penis, so it's not really applicable.  EOTE   Apr-13-11 10:46 AM   #38 
              - I liked my "save the nuts" idea  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 10:50 AM   #41 
  - Decriminalize the female breast RIGHT FUCKING NOW!  Iggo   Apr-13-11 09:47 AM   #22 
  - This thread needs a photo of boobies -  JustABozoOnThisBus   Apr-13-11 10:43 AM   #35 
  - First thing that came up on a GIS search  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 10:45 AM   #37 
     - SFW?  Iggo   Apr-13-11 10:49 AM   #39 
        - I reckon  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 10:50 AM   #40 
        - Picture of an obese young man. Oh how funny. Not.  uppityperson   Apr-13-11 11:27 AM   #46 
           - Wow  WatsonT   Apr-13-11 11:54 AM   #48 
  - Chris, that's a terrible word. Boobies.  Initech   Apr-13-11 11:24 AM   #44 
  - I disagree with this ruling...freedom of speech is not absolute  adigal   Apr-13-11 12:28 PM   #53 
  - This school is down the road from me. IMO, this "movement" needs to learn what slang is.  WinkyDink   Apr-13-11 02:40 PM   #58 
  - who's the principal of that school, John "Cover up justice statue breasts" Ashcroft?  alp227   Apr-15-11 12:19 AM   #66 
 

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