Hate Speech: fat, gay, queer, nigger

Sticks and stones will break my bones, but names will forever define me.

Whether terms of abuse can be positively reclaimed and transformed into a self-given name is questionable, but either way we still need to call and be called something. If the hate is present, perhaps the speech is irrelevant.

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  1. is this the long awaited return to blogging?!?!

    welcome back.

  2. Yes. I may be. At a time when I have little time, why not start blogging again?

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