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Re: OT: [Let_It_Be_Forever_Islam] THE WORLD OF THE JINN

From:Costentin Cornomorus <elemtilas@...>
Date:Thursday, October 16, 2003, 23:42
--- Stone Gordonssen
<stonegordonssen@...> wrote:
> > > I'm not sure I'd buy into capitalising > "Gay" (any > > > more than "Straight"), though, neither > > > racio-ethnic terms. Those are kind of like > > > capitalising "green eyed". > > I suspect any group subjected to long-term > prejudices (at least n the USA) > is likely to capitolize its label: "Asians", > "Blacks".
Asian is different on account of it being the adjective of a continent name. Like "European" or "African". I don't understand the idea behind capitalising something trivial like skin tone. Or choosing a tone that practically nó one has to describe a large group of people. I am an equal opportunity decapitalist. Padraic. ===== - Nos côsez yen fin xristianós et trancouil - Côsez-el a Ddon! -- Ill Bethisad -- <> Come visit The World! -- <> .