[mythtv-users] The historical roots of our computer terms

Calvin Dodge caldodge at gmail.com
Tue Jun 9 00:14:33 UTC 2020

Speech codes are a favorite tool of the Left to gain power and silence
the opposition.  I will not comply.


On Mon, Jun 8, 2020 at 7:02 PM jam at tigger.ws <jam at tigger.ws> wrote:
> > On 8 Jun 2020, at 9:14 pm, LsrsuitLry at yahoo.com wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> On Jun 7, 2020, at 2:22 PM, Yeechang Lee <ylee at columbia.edu> wrote:
> >>
> >> But that is the issue. Why should we kowtow to people who don't understand or don't care about history and etymology?
> I have never considered the words you find offensive in ANY but computer context. So you want me to change my words because they offend you? Seems like PC gone mad and certainly the whole dictonary needs vetting as would the hundreds of words added every year
> There is also the whole issue of matriarchal and patriarchial languages, what the hell lets talk klingon.
> (And lest my brazon uses of a semi expletive.went unnoticed, it was deliberate)
> James.
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