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Old November 7 2012, 04:45 PM   #16
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Re: People Will Talk by truespock...

Just hopefully by that point any negative connotations of such words will no longer be part of society's thought process...
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Old November 7 2012, 04:48 PM   #17
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Re: People Will Talk by truespock...

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Just hopefully by that point any negative connotations of such words will no longer be part of society's thought process...
Amen brother.

My point exactly.
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Old November 8 2012, 02:53 AM   #18
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Re: People Will Talk by truespock...

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By the 23rd century words such as 'gay' or 'straight' would be obsolete. People would just be people with lovers/partners/mates/spouses, regardless of sex or orientation.
That's how Pocket Books treat it in the official novels.

I wonder if the OP has read Admiral Kirk's preface to Gene Rodenberry's novelization of Star Trek: The Motion Picture?
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Old November 8 2012, 07:13 AM   #19
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Just hopefully by that point any negative connotations of such words will no longer be part of society's thought process...
Here here
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Old November 8 2012, 11:36 PM   #20
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Just hopefully by that point any negative connotations of such words will no longer be part of society's thought process...
Here here
No, no, no. "Hear, hear."
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