"Hello." A bad word?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by chickenmum, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. chickenmum

    chickenmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My sister works at a feed store. A guy pulled in (it is a drive through) and she walked up and said "Hello" like she always does. He just said "Why are you talking like that?! Aren't you a Christian? Say "Heaven-o!"" So she, bewildered, just said "HI!!!"
    [​IMG] I thought it was funny.
     
  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Silly people. Tell her to ignore them. The last thing she needs to pick up is Flanders' Speak [​IMG]
     
  3. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Overrun With Chickens

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  4. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. ebwy

    ebwy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh dear. That's just STUPID!

    mind you, I'm always astounded at what some people consider a bad word (like the correct medical terminology for their body parts... how can those be bad?)
     
  6. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka

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    Oh, good grief! We had a major flap around here a few years ago over a perfectly innocuous word, that unfortunately shares a few letter combinations with a racial slur. A teacher was reprimanded, and ordered to undergo sensitivity training, because she allowed her students to use it!
     
  7. chickenmum

    chickenmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Now you have my curiosity piqued! What was the word?
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  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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  9. Ec_Prokta

    Ec_Prokta Continuum Shift Anomaly

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    Part of me has a feeling that it was ment as a joke. You know, Hell-o. [​IMG] Pretty funny, actually.
     
  10. barred-rocks-rock

    barred-rocks-rock Can't stick with a Title

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