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Our Deviant Society

kgrant Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:32 PM
So where are your references to 'every study' of which you write? Taxes on the rich were far higher in the Reagan years than they are now. Do you object to Reagan's tax policies? In taxes on the wealthy fact they were far higher under every administration than they are now. They are at record lows right now in this instant of time.
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...