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Peter Greene28/10/2020 00:32:43
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Steviegtr28/10/2020 01:23:10
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Oh my god. Sir i think my small piston cylinder that operates my clutch is leaking. What!!!!!!!.

steve.

Ady128/10/2020 06:59:43
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What's known as "first world problems"

Farmboy28/10/2020 08:33:19
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Don't think they had degrees, but many of my ancestors were Master Primary Carpenters sarcastic

Peter G. Shaw28/10/2020 09:14:04
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This might not go down too well with some people, but I'm absolutely fed up of people trying to change the way we speak and think. I resent it. And above all, the actual effect on me is the exact opposite of what is going on.

Peter G. Shaw

Michael Gilligan28/10/2020 09:16:43
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Very well-intentioned, I’m sure ...

But I feel obliged to mention that the Master/Slave relationship is not intrinsically Racist

... There are many examples of same race enslavement.

Perhaps Firefox needs to improve its vocabulary before trying to right the wrongs of the world.

MichaelG.

John Baguley28/10/2020 09:30:07
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What a load of rubbish! Totally agree with Peter.

John

Mick B128/10/2020 09:30:50
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I do wonder if they're expecting to be taken completely seriously.

Baz28/10/2020 09:53:09
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Totally agree with Peter. What about Master and Slave chucks, are they now supposed to be called primary and secondary chucks? The worlds going crazy!

Circlip28/10/2020 10:01:51
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Wot is firefox????

Regards Ian.

Douglas Johnston28/10/2020 10:27:09
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Just because we have used certain terms all our lives and don't think about them as being linked to things like slavery, perhaps we should move away from some of the old terms which clearly cause offence to others.

Doug

Peter Sansom28/10/2020 10:29:25
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Master an slave is commonly used in IT. Glad I am getting closer to retirement. Yes I have a Masters Degree.

Peter

blowlamp28/10/2020 10:45:09
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Does anyone know the names of the different races?

Martin.

Steve Neighbour28/10/2020 10:58:05
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I'm a Electrical Engineer (semi retired) and there are many references to the two words mentioned which we now appear to not be able to mention !!!

Two transfomers in a electricity grid station were always reffered to as 'M and S' pretty much anything that has a primary and secondary was always called M and S

The world really has gone mad disgust

(Now, I must pop out and feed my rainbow sheep with my gender neutral grandchildren) crook

Steve

mechman4828/10/2020 11:03:36
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What a load of b******s... just another platform being PC!. The PC brigade should get out & find a proper job.Too much of it.

George.

Hopper28/10/2020 11:16:36
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Seems like a primary example of Master baiting to me.

blowlamp28/10/2020 11:23:17
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If it gathers pace then Jaeger-LeCoultre will need to change their range.

Brian Sweeting28/10/2020 11:48:39
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Posted by blowlamp on 28/10/2020 11:23:17:

If it gathers pace then Jaeger-LeCoultre will need to change their range.

I was a little confused with their description of the glass. Is 'outwardly curving' be the new 'convex'?

Rik Shaw28/10/2020 14:46:21
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VIZ was very good at lampooning this sort of posturing "wokeness" scrawled in the OP's link. Millie Tant  would have been proud of this bunch of prats.

Rik

Edited By Rik Shaw on 28/10/2020 14:54:42

Tony Pratt 128/10/2020 15:16:15
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Perhaps we should move away from the culture of being offended by anything & everything.sad

Tony

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