[linux-elitists] Introducing Myself

Jim Thompson jim@netgate.com
Mon Jan 12 10:22:21 PST 2004

> Personally, I'm generally against sanitizing our language. I "piss" not
> "urinate". I "shit" not "defecate". And the stuff that comes out is
> "crap" not "excrement". (and now for the big one. Voted #1 most dirty
> word in the language") Females have a "cunt" not a "vagina". Without
> "cunt" we wouldn't have "queen" "queer" "cunnilingus" and a whole bunch
> of other words. (I'm not sure if "penis" replacing "cock" in common
> usage is also part of the systematic replacement of words that certain
> people find uncomfortable.)

Alright you crackers, get back to work.  :-)

"Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure."
			-- Aldous Huxley (1894 - 1963)

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