Re: 'gypped' -- a no no

Subject: Re: 'gypped' -- a no no
From: doug montalbano <doug_montalbano -at- CC -dot- CHIRON -dot- COM>
Date: Wed, 11 May 1994 12:25:07 PST

David writes
>the person who wrote this would not have even considered using
>'...who feels jewed?'.

He is right; I wouldn't. And he continues
>The gypsies have a much smaller presence, so there is little
>social pressure to avoid this useage.

To David and whoever else I might have offended: I apologize.
I hadn't really thought of the connection, so I wasn't out to label

Doug (the other one)

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