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  1. #11
    The Recidivist
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    This thread is completly pointless. Something as deeply rooted as someone's view on racial relations cannot be changed through anomyous post at a security site. This is just going to lead to animosity between people were there was none before. Drop the thread and move on.

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  2. #12
    Senior Member Maestr0's Avatar
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    you origianl statement is a bit of a flase dichotomy.


    \"If computers are to become smart enough to design their own successors, initiating a process that will lead to God-like omniscience after a number of ever swifter passages from one generation of computers to the next, someone is going to have to write the software that gets the process going, and humans have given absolutely no evidence of being able to write such software.\" -Jaron Lanier

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    rebmeM roineS enilnOitnA steve.milner's Avatar
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    Originally posted here by lumpyporridge
    I think you are taking it a little to serious steve , what i am saying is if you don't object to others using racial slurs you are condoning them and allowing them to be socially acceptable . I find it not acceptable to refer to blacks as monkeys and i am sure most people would agree
    <cold light of day> You're probably right, I was taking it too seriously. </cold light of day>

    However, just because I don't publically object to racial slurs (or other slurs) doesn't mean I approve of them.

    I don't see why I should have to publically make a song and dance about non PC comments, especially when I don't even know what PC is.

    BTW, my favourite insult for people (all races, genders etc.) is 'spanner'.... I wonder what that says about me.

    This is my last comment on the matter, I'll take advice. Thread dropped I'm moving on.
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  4. #14
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    Well you can take heart in that you are the only one to post something interesting. I hoped this thread would bring about an something worth reading and thinking about. Yet all it has gotten is petty gripes about my grammer and spelling. Cest la vie....
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  5. #15
    AO's Mr Grumpy
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    Originally posted here by steve.milner
    BTW, my favourite insult for people (all races, genders etc.) is 'spanner'.... I wonder what that says about me.
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