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Subject: Re: rasher: firmware id3.c,1.110,1.111

Re: rasher: firmware id3.c,1.110,1.111

From: Rocker <rocker_at_shaw.ca>
Date: 2005-09-08

Right on Jonas!

As a pro musician I here and use some of those terms. And they are not
outdated! Sure some people live the life which I don't support one bit but
art is art right?

rocker

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jonas H." <rasher@rasher.dk>
To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2005 5:17 PM
Subject: Re: rasher: firmware id3.c,1.110,1.111

> On Thu, Sep 08, 2005 at 12:59:37AM +0200, Svante Tidholm wrote:
>> Hey,
>> I don't think that word is politically correct anymore. If you still
>> use it in some ironic way, which is probably the case here, sad for
>> you. Please spare the rest of us that old racist language. It has no
>> place in modern vocabulary, for some people, including me, it is
>> highly offensive.
>
> First of all, please spare me the PC business.
>
> Secondly, why sad for me? I'd say it's sad for you that everytime
> you see certain words you're all up in arms no matter in which context
> they were used.
>
> Thirdly, I didn't invent that genre. I merely copied a list that is
> defined by Winamp and used by most other ID3v1 implementations.
>
> But yeah, I agree that saying "Gangsta" should be avoided at all costs.
>
> --
> Jonas H
> rasher(at)rasher(dot)dk
> -- [insert witty remark here]
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