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Old January 20 2013, 05:08 PM   #61
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Re: First Contact Censorship?

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Some message boards censor certain words, even when used in a totally innocent context. Such as the first name of the last Vice-President! I suggested using the proper anatomical term, such as Penis Cheney, Phillip K. Penis, or that noted comic actor Penis Van Lesbian.
Yeah, I've run into the Dick Van Dyke problem myself on occasion . . .
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Old January 21 2013, 02:24 AM   #62
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We had a state Attorney General here a few years back named Cox. When he first ran, his opponent was a fellow named Peters. (This is verifiable.)

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Old January 21 2013, 05:32 PM   #63
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Some message boards censor certain words, even when used in a totally innocent context. Such as the first name of the last Vice-President! I suggested using the proper anatomical term, such as Penis Cheney, Phillip K. Penis, or that noted comic actor Penis Van Lesbian.
Yeah, I've run into the Dick Van Dyke problem myself on occasion . . .
Yea, that can be a tough one, LOL. The Official LOST board wouldn't let Dick or Dyke through, so, it was a real trial trying to get his name across to fellow posters.
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Old January 21 2013, 06:10 PM   #64
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Just say Rob Petrie.
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Old January 21 2013, 07:35 PM   #65
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Just say Rob Petrie.
LOL, yea. There was one time, I forget the actual gist of the conversation, but, I had a legitimate reason for citing his name (not just bashing the filter, LOL) and that was exactly what I ended up doing
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Old January 21 2013, 08:02 PM   #66
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We had a state Attorney General here a few years back named Cox. When he first ran, his opponent was a fellow named Peters. (This is verifiable.)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Cox

I once saw a library list one of my books as:

Tomorrow Sucks, Cox.


I swear to God, I didn't do that on purpose!
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Old January 22 2013, 07:46 PM   #67
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I swear to God, I didn't do that on purpose!
Uh-huh...
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