Re: Pig Comment

From: Martin Ling (
Date: Tue Jun 13 2000 - 10:47:32 MDT

On Tue, Jun 13, 2000 at 11:50:40AM -0400, Michael S. Lorrey wrote:
> I would not call Lee's comment 'gay bashing'. All he was doing was describing
> the exact opposite of what I had described, with no connotations of value or
> worth attached. Now, I've had a number of gay and lesbian freinds that I've hung
> out with, but I would not go to a gay or lesbian bar looking to meet someone to
> develop a romantic interest, only because I am not gay. Just because I'm not
> interested in meeting and/or developing a romantic relationship with a lesbian
> does not make me homophobic, its just realistic. I mean, what is the likelihood
> that a lesbian would want a relationship with a guy, especially one who likes to
> hunt and eat animals, dislikes government, and is pro-technology? Not bloody
> likely...

Amusingly enough Mike, you shoot yourself in the foot in your last
sentence, in which you apply connotations for 'lesbian' other than
just being a homosexual female.

I'm aware you are doing this on purpose, with the intention of
demonstrating no-one complains when you do so that way round.

Unfortunately, I still have to pull the plug on it. Sorry :-)


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