Posted by Dr. Bob on September 30, 2004, at 20:33:34
In reply to Re: pbc : # » Jai Narayan, posted by Atticus on September 29, 2004, at 19:41:22
> Sorry Dr. Bob for saying the bad word.
> Are all words that describe the private parts of the human anatomy off limits?
No, the key is whether they're considered often or usually disparaging, obscene, offensive, or vulgar by Merriam-Webster OnLine:
> If you are familiar with their work, and can't get your head around the subtleties of deliberately hurtful vs. merely exuberantly expressive naughty language, then I give up.
Maybe it would be less stressful to, um, agree to disagree? :-)