ggFTW (
-   Questions, Feedback & Suggestions (
-   -   Censors (

mamoru 10-02-2012 12:43 AM

I have a question: why is "qu33r" censored? I can't find many contemporary examples of it being used as a pejorative now and as someone who does identify as qu33r, I find that it rather empowers people in the community. It's used as a blanket term for those within the community, instead of something derogatory against homosexuals/lesbians/trans individuals. I guess it's nothing major, but it just weirded me out when I used the word in a post and saw asterisks in its place. Maybe this could be taken off the filter list?

Also, I request that "dyke" and "tranny" be added to the word filter list as those are slurs typically used in a derogatory (and misogynistic) fashion. Thanks for reading this suggestion.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:07 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.