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Douglas B Pritchett

If the slur is directly quoted, many editors will allow the word/phrase to stand.

Jeff Gubitz

Gyped is so derogatory. It is as bad as other racial and ethnic slurs. Refers to the Gypsy peoples who prefer Romma/Sinti

John Bloom

Political correctness is something the Democrats use to beat their opponents about the head.They don't turn that club on themselves.

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