Improper language??

Subject: Improper language??
From: Alexander Von_obert <avobert -at- TWH -dot- MSN -dot- SUB -dot- ORG>
Date: Tue, 17 Sep 1996 17:27:04 +0100


* Antwort auf eine Nachricht von Gary Comins an All am 17.09.96

GC> From: Gary Comins <gcomins -at- WORLD -dot- STD -dot- COM>

GC> If everyone is offended by someone else's quote containing a
GC> politically
GC> incorrect slang word, why are they all including it in their
GC> messages?

they simply caught the only thing they could hold on that smooth, unnatural
surface created by political correctness where everyone hides everything.

But let's return to business. A friend of mine worked in the US for a few
years. One of the most important things he missed there was this: A word is a
word and if some coworker says something he might even mean it. In the US he
often waded through molasses, hardly ever able to catch anything. A most
important qualification was to say nothing in as many words as possible. OK,
have such people, too. But I refuse to do business with them whenever

Greetings from Germany,

Alexander von Obert, Urbanstr. 2, 90480 Nuernberg, Germany
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