Nandini G wrote: > Why hurt Muslims' feelings with creative expressions such as > Islamofascists?
Why should this hurt (non-fascist) Muslims' feelings? Shouldn't decent Muslims be just as contemptuous of and outraged by these murderous monsters as decent Christians, Buddhists, Hindi, atheists, and everyone else whom they're trying to subjugate? Marcus Carr wrote: > I find this deeply offensive and totally inappropriate for > this list. I don't want to hear that it was tongue in cheek It was intended to clarify that my negative remarks about MIL specs weren't engendered by an anti-military or anti-war bias. Why are you offended? Are you in favor of a totalitarian fundamentalist Islamist state? Or are you one of those who believes we must be tolerant of everything, even the execution by stoning of homosexuals and rape victims, the extermination of Jews, the treatment of women as no better than cattle or goats, ... ? No apology. Richard ------ Richard G. Combs Senior Technical Writer Polycom, Inc. richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom 303-223-5111 ------ rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom 303-777-0436 ------