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Our Deviant Society

Navy-baby Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 9:55 AM
Absolute truth! And Chris Matthews' saying that Hurricane Sandy was "good" for the president is beyond sickening... Where were the media showing the destruction and dispair of those left behind? Where were the hard-luck stories? Where were the demands for the government to help these people? I saw ONE photo of hungry NYers eating out of a dumpster--in New York City!! I saw ONE story of how FEMA ran out of water on Friday--and none would be available until the following Monday. The mainstream media shold be sued for malpractice! Hope they like the change that's coming...I fear it.
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...