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02-25-2013, 07:24 PM
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Penny Lane
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Originally Posted by Canadian Guy View Post
I used to use the terms "gay" and "****" a lot with my buddies but then I started saying them around others when I was feeling loose (drinking especially)

I am now making a concerted effort to stop using the words completely but not because I find them offensive but because I don't want to get in trouble for using them in the wrong crowd (although I believe that anyone who is truly offended by such words is stuck up)
I'm not stuck up. I don't see what's supposed to be insulting about calling someone gay. Using it as a negative encourages homophobia.

Today I learned there are adults who actually find that "creative" ... who knew.

Anyway, go Sens.

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