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Our Deviant Society

Jbbnntt Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 12:29 AM
I have to agree with Concerned American. It is a tragic but honest depiction of the character of the majority of Americans. And it's sobering to have to acknowledge that. I had hoped they were in the minority. Tonight I have to face facts.
Here's one usage of the term gentleman: The gentleman helped the fallen lady to her feet. Here's another, one we might hear from a newscaster or a police spokesman: Tonight we report on the arrest of two gentlemen who raped, sodomized and murdered an 80-year-old woman.

During earlier times, to be called a gentleman meant one was honest, brave, courteous and loyal. Today "gentleman" is used interchangeably in reference to decent people and the scum of the earth.

Much of today's language usage demonstrates a desire to be nonjudgmental. People used to shack up; now they cohabit or are living partners. Few young...