LeoliansBro wrote:I don't necessarily think gay is being used as "bad", exactly... it's the sort of derogatory slur you'd use against someone when they're not actually gay. Like... an affront to their masculinity / alpha male junk. If the person's actually gay, then going "gaaaaaay" doesn't really have the same impact. They'll just find it offensive.
/shrug. Maybe we need some phrase like "gaaaay" to use when the targetted person is actually gay. Straaaaaaight doesn't really cut it.
I'm a grumpy bastard.