The ’N’ Word
Since I had no outrage at my Love Nazis the other day I thought I’d take a crack at this subject.
The actor Damon Wayans has been engaged in a 14-month fight to trademark the term "Nigga" for a clothing line and retail store, a search of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s online database reveals." (source - Wired.com)
I’m not sure this is a good idea. At least, not until people learn to use punctuation properly. You don’t want people walking into a store and saying,..
"Can you please hand me the cotton, nigga."
when they mean to say,..
"Can you please hand me the cotton Nigga?."
posted at 2:29 am Saturday February 25 2006