|On 9/08/2012 IdratherbeclimbingM9 wrote:
>On 9/08/2012 Nick Clow wrote:
>>Perhaps a reference to the fact that, unlike you or Macciza, I have actually
>>been on the route.
>>Anyway, whatever. I am sure it wont be long before you get round to calling
>>me a pussy or a *fag* (a word that you have already used earlier in this
>>thread), so I'll see you later. Macciza has made some homophobic comments
>>too. (I am surprised, given recent history of this sort of thing on Chockstone,
>>that the mods allow this.)
>For the life of me, I find it hard to follow how this tangent has any
>bearing on the thread topic?
>Is this the ODH post you mean?
>Macquarie Dictionary 1988.
>faggot: 1. bundle of sticks, twigs, or small branches, etc tied together,
>used for fuel, etc.
>2. bundle of pieces of iron or steel to be welded. 3. a bundle or bunch
>of anything. 4. bouquet garni.
>~> Not that thread drift isn't rife on Chockstone! ;-) ... & from what
>I have seen, I think the mods have been pretty reasonable on this thread
>and the site generally; especially given that the rules include heated
>confrontational debate, ... perhaps more so with this thread/topic being
>obviously close to the marrow for many of the posters involved in it!
You seem to be a good bloke M9 but sometimes you post things like the above that make me shake my head. Times have changed and you can't mask bigotry with (attempted) humour.