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Topic: Profanity, why not?

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Machu

41. Posted:

Ergh, I don't know what you're funkin' talkin' about Prosody, and tbh I couldn't give a poo. :D

Seriously tho' thanks Pro' for editing me on occasion (one of which was beautifully written i must say) instead of just bootin' me. I'd welcome that anywhere else cos' im trouble, but... I like it here so I'll be nice :)
I posted a couple of nasty ones recently, then promptly deleted them. Phew!

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theblackdragon

42. Posted:

@Wiiloveit: I've always been fond of SA's 'gently caress' myself. i don't know why, really... it just makes me lol harder than it would've if it were the actual unfiltered f-bomb. :3

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MarkyVigoroth

43. Posted:

I do not like profanity, for you are just making yorself sound immature. My problem is that people think that freedom of speech equals permission to semi-literally swear their heads off. However, anarchy is not the same as freedom.

As for taking God's name in vain, I find such disrespectful to the God I worship. (Yes; I am Protestant.) In fact, such is my least favourite form of swearing. (I even get a bit angry for one taking God's name in vain.) If you ask me, though, we should not take Mohammed's or Buddha's names in vain, either, out of respect for the Muslims and Buddhists who may be reading this thread.

By the way, I support odd69-san's and deadly.by.design-san's posts in this thread.

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Machu

44. Posted:

Don't get me started on religion cos' then I will swear.

Rawr!

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JTC-Pingas

45. Posted:

Machu wrote:

Don't get me started on religion cos' then I will swear.

Jesus loved you so much that He died on the cross for your sins :D

JTC-Pingas

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Adam

46. Posted:

Oh no, now you've done it, JTC.

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Machu

47. Posted:

Oh my, this feels like a test. I could really enjoy myself here and go for it, or, I could behave as I've suggested i might. But... :S

Rawr!

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Sean_Aaron

48. Posted:

EVERYONE PLAY NICE!

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zane

49. Posted:

Religion is the opium of the people.

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Stevie

50. Posted:

Did you know that in England, Wales, Scotland, Canada, Australia and New Zealand there are that many people who state their religion as Jedi on the Census that it is officially recognised as a religion. In fact it is the forth largest religion in England and Wales.

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Philip_J_Reed

51. Posted:

zane wrote:

Religion is the opium of the people.

Opiate.

Opium is the opium of the people.

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James

52. Posted:

So we're all still agreed that swearing is bad? Good.

I am not ignoring you. I just do not post much.

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Richard

53. Posted:

It narks me when people post stuff on here like 'this xxx is just gay' - I look past it, but find it personally offensive as I enjoy the more adult talk that goes on. I'm no prude and don't bat an eye lid at the odd swear word - I did take house of the dead overkill back thought as it had a song in about fancying your mother - which went a bit too far for me.

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zane

54. Posted:

@chickenbrutal i think Karl Marx said opium to be sure... And to mark words is the idiots way to play smart :)

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theblackdragon

55. Posted:

@Zane, Chicken Brutus: while 'opiate' indeed makes more sense in English, Zane hit it on the nose.

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Philip_J_Reed

56. Posted:

Well I'll be. According to the intro to that article, I learned a misquoted version:

' It was translated from the German original, "Die Religion ... ist das Opium des Volkes" and is often referred to as "religion is the opiate of the masses." '

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theblackdragon

57. Posted:

eh, translations are weird. :3

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Sean_Aaron

58. Posted:

__Richard wrote:

I'm no prude and don't bat an eye lid at the odd swear word - I did take house of the dead overkill back thought as it had a song in about fancying your mother - which went a bit too far for me.

That game went a little far for me as well. I don't mind the odd bit of swearing, but it was a bit ott for me and the gross out stuff in the cut scenes...well, I played through once and that was really enough for me!

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deadly_by_design

59. Posted:

Media is the opiate of the masses, didn't you get the memo? It gets way more face time than "religion" ever gets in America these days. (I use the term loosely, since what I practice is often misconstrued as such) Plus, internet atheists are all the rage.

Also, swearing is still a verbal crutch, much like uhhhhm, like, or you know.

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Ziondood

60. Posted:

ta bushi ren

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