[LMB] OT: mpreg

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 5 15:24:15 BST 2014

On Sat, Oct 4, 2014 at 7:26 PM, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:

> On Oct 4, 2014, at 7:00 PM, Jeff Shultz <jeffshultz at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> I didn't follow the whole situation in detail, but I can't understand
> >>> how someone with fully functional girl-parts can be a man. Two
> >>
> >> Because he says he's a man, and identifies as male, despite the body
> >> he's been saddled with.
> >
> > So... based on that logic, if they said they were a goat, and went
> > around going Baaaa... would you agree that they were a goat?
> >
> > I think the justification is a bit weak.
> In real life, we aren't one thing, we are each a multitude.    But if we
> are limited to one label, who better the person being labeled to define it?
> My personal code of etiquette says that you call people what they want to
be called.  That includes names, spellings of names, gender,
pronouns, ethnic group, species...

--Margaret Dean
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>

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