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Response to crazyjoe (Reply #68)

Thu Jan 3, 2013, 01:29 PM

70. It's a term to sooth super-sensitive gun-lovers

 

Gun-nuts bristle at any terminology that identifies them, other than phrases such as "Rambo-like Super Hero", or "Super Patriotic Constitution Defender". But these are too long to type if you have to discuss gun control with them. They certainly don't like "gun-nut" or "gun-religionist".

So Tom Tomorrow came up with "Delicate Flower", to be ultra-sensitive to their super-sensitive psyches. It seemed as if you didn't call them "Rambo-like Super Hero", or "Super Patriotic Constitution Defender", their poor widdle selves would get offended.

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