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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby rosarot » 01 Dec 2011, 23:01

Charlie Jack wrote:Bearing in mind that you're the boss and can name it whatever you want:

It sounds fine to me. I think that's an accepted, conventional term, one that I see fairly often in the papers. I think it would be nice, though, if Forumosa's gays and lesbians expressed their opinions about it.


I'd personally go with LGBQT but LGBT would be ok too.

Sticking with Gay could lead a lot of people to the impression that it's for males only.
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby John » 01 Dec 2011, 23:36

rosarot wrote:
Charlie Jack wrote:Bearing in mind that you're the boss and can name it whatever you want:

It sounds fine to me. I think that's an accepted, conventional term, one that I see fairly often in the papers. I think it would be nice, though, if Forumosa's gays and lesbians expressed their opinions about it.


I'd personally go with LGBQT but LGBT would be ok too.



Would that be 'Q' for 'questioning' OR the more political 'Q' for 'queer?'

Maybe LGBQQT would be more appropriate :s

But hey, let's not forget the pansexuals...that would make it LGBQQTP :ponder:
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby Funk500 » 01 Dec 2011, 23:39

I think we should just have a forum for people who like people, and talk about the ups and downs of life and that.

oh wait..
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby John » 01 Dec 2011, 23:44

Funk500 wrote:I think we should just have a forum for people who like people, and talk about the ups and downs of life and that.

oh wait..


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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby rosarot » 02 Dec 2011, 01:24

jands wrote:
rosarot wrote:
Charlie Jack wrote:Bearing in mind that you're the boss and can name it whatever you want:

It sounds fine to me. I think that's an accepted, conventional term, one that I see fairly often in the papers. I think it would be nice, though, if Forumosa's gays and lesbians expressed their opinions about it.


I'd personally go with LGBQT but LGBT would be ok too.



Would that be 'Q' for 'questioning' OR the more political 'Q' for 'queer?'

Maybe LGBQQT would be more appropriate :s

But hey, let's not forget the pansexuals...that would make it LGBQQTP :ponder:


I'm happy to see that you know how to use Wikipedia.

Look. An admin of this forum has asked for opinions about which name to use for this subforum. And I gave mine. I'm a new member and have not been involved in the discussions that have obviously been going on about wether this forum is "needed" or not. Nor do I plan to take part in any in the future.

My :2cents: : I don't have any interest whatsoever in scooters, teaching english in Taiwan or the best way to hook up with as many "Taiwanese princesses" as possible. What am I gonna do? Oh wait, nobody forces me to read or post in thoses subforums. Problem solved!
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby TainanCowboy » 02 Dec 2011, 08:39

rosarot wrote:Look. An admin of this forum has asked for opinions about which name to use for this subforum. And I gave mine. I'm a new member and have not been involved in the discussions that have obviously been going on about wether this forum is "needed" or not. Nor do I plan to take part in any in the future.

My :2cents: : I don't have any interest whatsoever in scooters, teaching english in Taiwan or the best way to hook up with as many "Taiwanese princesses" as possible. What am I gonna do? Oh wait, nobody forces me to read or post in thoses subforums. Problem solved!

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*note - I did NOT say 'up twinkies'...I think that phrase means something completely different..."Not that ther's anything wrong with that"

( I could have this reversed...its just all so confusing trying to keep up with things)
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby Confuzius » 16 Jan 2012, 23:55

John wrote:
rosarot wrote:
Charlie Jack wrote:Bearing in mind that you're the boss and can name it whatever you want:

It sounds fine to me. I think that's an accepted, conventional term, one that I see fairly often in the papers. I think it would be nice, though, if Forumosa's gays and lesbians expressed their opinions about it.


I'd personally go with LGBQT but LGBT would be ok too.



Would that be 'Q' for 'questioning' OR the more political 'Q' for 'queer?'

Maybe LGBQQT would be more appropriate :s

But hey, let's not forget the pansexuals...that would make it LGBQQTP :ponder:


If you REALLY want to be inclusive and pc, its LGBTQQIA=Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex & Ally

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AW: Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby engerim » 17 Jan 2012, 02:38

Confuzius wrote:
John wrote:
rosarot wrote:
Charlie Jack wrote:Bearing in mind that you're the boss and can name it whatever you want:

It sounds fine to me. I think that's an accepted, conventional term, one that I see fairly often in the papers. I think it would be nice, though, if Forumosa's gays and lesbians expressed their opinions about it.


I'd personally go with LGBQT but LGBT would be ok too.



Would that be 'Q' for 'questioning' OR the more political 'Q' for 'queer?'

Maybe LGBQQT would be more appropriate :s

But hey, let's not forget the pansexuals...that would make it LGBQQTP :ponder:


If you REALLY want to be inclusive and pc, its LGBTQQIA=Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex & Ally

(serious)

Why not name it ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby Tempo Gain » 17 Jan 2012, 02:46

You can't get more inclusive than that!
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Re: The Rainbow "U" of Forumosa

Postby TainanCowboy » 17 Jan 2012, 06:58

..............**uptwinkles**................
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