Because sometimes discretion is the better part of valor. And because a
world in which everything is stated and nothing is implied and every
word, however taboo or objectionable, is expressed in every context, is
a less pleasant world. Even among th hip and the cognoscenti.
Takoma Park MD
Kit Barry wrote:
> Why in a rational, intelligent conversation, is the euphemism "N word" =
> being used
> in place of "nigger" ?
> Is this word over-empowered?
> Is this euphemism a measure of guilt? Of fear? Of what?