Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Thu, 12 Aug 1999 15:29:28 -0700


>ouch that hurts! can we ever forget the WW2 days where it seems this
>term came from.
><metatag>
>
>--- Joaquin & Linette Torres <jltorres@bellsouth.net> wrote:
>> Just to let you know, the term "Japs" can be taken
>> as derogatory and may
>> offend those of us with Japanese ancestry. I don't
>> know if this was
>> intentional or not on your part, but please try to
>> stay away from any
>> rascist nicknames in the future.
>>
>> My two yen,
>>
>> Joaquin Torres

... not to mention the concentration camps where Japanese Americans are
thrown into like cattles. "The Siege" wasn't such an original movie after
all...

Eddie

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