"Professionalism" syntax

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Fri Nov 12 15:55:37 UTC 2004

On Fri, 2004-11-12 at 10:28, Matthew Miller wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 12, 2004 at 09:32:11AM -0500, seth vidal wrote:
> > Should the word 'breast' be removed? How about 'atheist'? Is 'liberal' a
> > dirty word, too?
> This is a slippery-slope argument. I think a reasonable determination of
> "words likely to embarrass Eric Troan when shown on the big screen at OLS"
> can be made. :)

Guess what, I bet everyone there thought it was funny and silly. But not
offensive. Eric obviously wasn't too worried about it.


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