Re: Skyfall - Grading & Discussion
Mister Fandango wrote:
...by those looking for something to be offended by. It's rarely ever used offensively and is nowhere even remotely close to words such as nigger or faggot which are.
It doesn't have to be either one of the vilest slurs on record or totally harmless. It is still considered offensive. It's a term that is widely held to have a lot of negative political and historical baggage attached to it, and that's more than sufficient.
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