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I Hate When People Say "that's Gay"

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    I Don't Think I Have Ever Used This Term

    I think it's ignorant to say that something "is gay".  An inanimate object could not possibly be homosexual.  So, people, pick up a dictionary or a thesaurus once in a while, try to expand your vocabulary.    P.S. I love those commercials where they...
    BamaBabe87 BamaBabe87 22-25, F Mar 9, 2010

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    you know what i realllly hate , people who think that i say bad stuff about myself to attract attention ,, well ,, to those people ,, I AM FREAKIN NOT !!!! i DO believe that i am...
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    It drives me insane....... Why can't people say hiya or wave your hand.....to me that's a proper greeting.
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    There is no reason to hate someone on how they look. Yes you can be concerned for their health but that's really it. The boss in my department is a little ***** literally she is...
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    You know what really grinds my gears? People who love themselves so much that they would attempt to mold and influence another person in that same image. Bigots with prejudices and...
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    If someone said I was attractive, I'd be shocked. I'd ask if they were serious first because I know lots of people like to joke around with me. Then I'd ask if they were serious...
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    Anti gay lady hates gays says we need help. Put her settings on private does want to understand she needs help.
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