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    Muslims and Jewish people don't seem to mind them, but apparently piggies find these phrases deeply offensive!

    2018-03-12 Farmer tells Oxford English Dictionary to remove 'pig-out', 'eat like a pig', and 'porker' because the phrases are offensive to the animals
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    Quote Originally Posted by OwlHoot View Post
    Muslims and Jewish people don't seem to mind them, but apparently piggies find these phrases deeply offensive!

    2018-03-12 Farmer tells Oxford English Dictionary to remove 'pig-out', 'eat like a pig', and 'porker' because the phrases are offensive to the animals
    You seem offended that someone is offended.
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    Quote Originally Posted by northernladyuk View Post
    You seem offended that someone is offended.
    Wait until MF arrives...

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    Quote Originally Posted by northernladyuk View Post
    You seem offended that someone is offended.
    I'm offended that you don't appear to be offended by someone being offended by the idea that someone else is offended.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jamesbrown View Post
    Wait until MF arrives...
    He is too busy right now porking...

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    He is too busy right now porking...
    He certainly made a pig's ear of that Joan Crawford Diet. He mistook the plan for eating her weight equivalent in Krispy Kreme.

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    On Wednesday he will be dropped over Mos-cow

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    Excellent! Standing up for piggies' rights!

    And what about that other awful expression, "Thick as pig sh*t" ? I bet theirs is at least as intelligent as our own!
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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    On Wednesday he will be dropped over Mos-cow
    If that doesn't reign Vlad in then feck all will.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BR14 View Post
    I'm offended that you don't appear to be offended by someone being offended by the idea that someone else is offended.
    That's because you are a ****.
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