[CrackMonkey] --- sneakums sets ban on *!*bambamm@*.mindspring.com
brian j. peterson
rbw at myplace.org
Wed Jun 20 10:46:31 PDT 2001
On Wed, Jun 20, 2001 at 12:30:43PM -0500, Peter A. Peterson II wrote:
> Quoting Monkey Master:
> > begin Peter A. Peterson II quotation:
> > > Oh, and yeah -- it's great that you work in seattle, because WHO KNOWS
> > > what might happen if you had to INTERACT with people from the COUNTRY!
> > s/country/suburbs/
> Quoting Zen:
> > > anywhere. Here, I daren't leave the building for fear of being
> > > instantly hounded by slack-jawed hillbillies and gibbed possums.
> > > Thank God I work in Seattle.
> Whatever. I don't like the suburbs either, or the suburban mentality
> (which here is more like rich white folks rather than "slack-jawed
> hillbillies") but I really resent the fact that it's OK or even admired
> for the intelligentsia or other "cool people" to deride whole groups of
> people based on where they live or what you think they're like.
people make a choice to live in a particular area, and, imho, people's
choices are fair game for derision.
> If I made some kind of analogous crack about the "south side" of Chicago,
> you'd all brand me a racist, and question my perspective.
you're making analogous crack? are you going to share this with your
fellow monkeys, or what?
| rbw aka bjp | god's final message to his creation: |
| rbw at myplace.org | we apologize for the inconvenience. |
More information about the Crackmonkey